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1  "It's natural enough you should be leaving us" he floundered on, following his thought.
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2  "Oh, she'd never leave us as long as you needed her," he returned, scraping hard at his chin.
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3  "Jotham Powell's down in the wood-lot, and Dan'l Byrne says he darsn't leave that horse," she returned.
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4  It was Zeena's habit, when they came back late from the village, to leave the key of the kitchen door under the mat.
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5  She was almost the last to leave the hall, and she stood looking uncertainly about her as if wondering why he did not show himself.
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6  She laughed at him for not knowing the simplest sick-bed duties and told him to "go right along out" and leave her to see to things.
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7  His first object was to reach Starkfield before Hale had started for his work; he knew the carpenter had a job down the Corbury road and was likely to leave his house early.
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8  The clumps of trees in the snow seemed to draw together in ruffled lumps, like birds with their heads under their wings; and the sky, as it paled, rose higher, leaving the earth more alone.
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9  She drank two cups of coffee and fed the cat with the scraps left in the pie-dish; then she rose from her seat and, walking over to the window, snipped two or three yellow leaves from the geraniums.
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10  He was a poor man, the husband of a sickly woman, whom his desertion would leave alone and destitute; and even if he had had the heart to desert her he could have done so only by deceiving two kindly people who had pitied him.
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11  The guests were preparing to leave, and the tide had already set toward the passage where coats and wraps were hung, when a young man with a sprightly foot and a shock of black hair shot into the middle of the floor and clapped his hands.
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