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1  This was news to the girl from the Cities.
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2  If she was the naive girl, Guy Pollock was the clumsy boy.
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3  She had inherited the rest from generations of girl students.
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4  Carol heard him confiding to Bea, "You're a darn nice Swede girl."
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5  If a girl really kissed him, he'd creep out of his den and be human.
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6  She stopped, walked on sedately, changed from the girl Carol into Mrs. Dr. Kennicott.
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7  A girl on a hilltop; credulous, plastic, young; drinking the air as she longed to drink life.
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8  She had not minded; she would loosen the matrimonial tension and be a fanciful girl for a time.
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9  Sam Clark was no more loyal than girl librarians she knew in St. Paul, the people she had met in Chicago.
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10  Like a very small, very lonely girl she trudged up-stairs, slow step by step, her feet dragging, her hand on the rail.
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11  In it were an obviously prosperous man and a black-haired, fine-skinned girl whose pumps rested on an immaculate horsehide bag.
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12  ON a hill by the Mississippi where Chippewas camped two generations ago, a girl stood in relief against the cornflower blue of Northern sky.
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13  Vell, dis iss a fine day, she did not notice the dustiness of the shelves nor the stupidity of the girl clerk; and she did not remember the mute colloquy with him on her first view of Main Street.
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14  The days of pioneering, of lassies in sunbonnets, and bears killed with axes in piney clearings, are deader now than Camelot; and a rebellious girl is the spirit of that bewildered empire called the American Middlewest.
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15  But as she followed Kennicott to the elevator the coat-check girl, a confident young woman, with cheeks powdered like lime, and a blouse low and thin and furiously crimson, inspected her, and under that supercilious glance Carol was shy again.
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16  But she was sickened by glimpses of the gang of boys from fourteen to twenty who loafed before Dyer's Drug Store, smoking cigarettes, displaying "fancy" shoes and purple ties and coats of diamond-shaped buttons, whistling the Hoochi-Koochi and catcalling, "Oh, you baby-doll" at every passing girl.
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17  Though they had all been certain that they longed for the privilege of attending committee meetings and rehearsals, the dramatic association as definitely formed consisted only of Kennicott, Carol, Guy Pollock, Vida Sherwin, Ella Stowbody, the Harry Haydocks, the Dave Dyers, Raymie Wutherspoon, Dr. Terry Gould, and four new candidates: flirtatious Rita Simons, Dr. and Mrs. Harvey Dillon and Myrtle Cass, an uncomely but intense girl of nineteen.
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