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1  Yours is as good as new, but I forgot the burn and the tear in mine.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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2  Jo had burned the skin off her nose boating, and got a raging headache by reading too long.
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3  The bread burned black; for the salad dressing so aggravated her that she could not make it fit to eat.
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4  From fire to oil was a natural transition for burned fingers, and Amy fell to painting with undiminished ardor.
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5  I'll give him a hearty scolding and bring him over to beg pardon, cried Jo, burning to execute immediate justice.
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6  Jo gave a despairing groan, and Meg laughed outright, while Beth let her bread burn as she watched the fun with interest.
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7  One edition of jelly was trickled from pot to pot, another lay upon the floor, and a third was burning gaily on the stove.
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8  Round the house he hurried, led by a pungent smell of burned sugar, and Mr. Scott strolled after him, with a queer look on his face.
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9  Meg saw the girls glance at it and then at one another, and her cheeks began to burn, for with all her gentleness she was very proud.
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10  She could not roam about and amuse herself, for the burned breadth would show, so she stared at people rather forlornly till the dancing began.
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11  Jo sat still, looking as if the fire had come to her, for her cheeks burned long after the cocked hat had turned to smoke and gone harmlessly up the chimney.
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12  Simple as the toilets were, there was a great deal of running up and down, laughing and talking, and at one time a strong smell of burned hair pervaded the house.
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13  After a grand rummage three of the missing articles were found, one over the bird cage, one covered with ink, and a third burned brown, having been used as a holder.
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14  A tower rose to the ceiling, halfway up appeared a window with a lamp burning in it, and behind the white curtain appeared Zara in a lovely blue and silver dress, waiting for Roderigo.
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15  Well, I have a bad trick of standing before the fire, and so I burn my frocks, and I scorched this one, and though it's nicely mended, it shows, and Meg told me to keep still so no one would see it.
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16  Shadowy effigies in armor stood on either side, a dead silence reigned, the lamp burned blue, and the ghostly figure ever and anon turned its face toward him, showing the glitter of awful eyes through its white veil.
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17  While this attack lasted, the family lived in constant fear of a conflagration, for the odor of burning wood pervaded the house at all hours, smoke issued from attic and shed with alarming frequency, red-hot pokers lay about promiscuously, and Hannah never went to bed without a pail of water and the dinner bell at her door in case of fire.
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