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1  Because I had a wire from Hilton Cubitt this morning.
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Get Context   In III. THE ADVENTURE OF THE DANCING MEN
2  "You will hear and see enough before morning," he answered.
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Get Context   In I. THE ADVENTURE OF THE EMPTY HOUSE
3  Why, Mr. Holmes, the crime was only committed at three this morning.
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Get Context   In III. THE ADVENTURE OF THE DANCING MEN
4  With that man in the field, one's morning paper presented infinite possibilities.
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Get Context   In II. THE ADVENTURE OF THE NORWOOD BUILDER
5  "Then we shall breakfast early and take the very first in the morning," said Holmes.
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Get Context   In III. THE ADVENTURE OF THE DANCING MEN
6  None did come for a week, and then yesterday morning I found this paper lying on the sundial in the garden.
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7  The carpet round his chair was littered with cigarette-ends and with the early editions of the morning papers.
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Get Context   In II. THE ADVENTURE OF THE NORWOOD BUILDER
8  When I got back after my visit to you, the very first thing I saw next morning was a fresh crop of dancing men.
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9  All was quiet with him, save that a long inscription had appeared that morning upon the pedestal of the sundial.
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10  However, it seemed to me that I had done a fairly good morning's work, and I walked back in high spirits to Farnham.
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Get Context   In IV. THE ADVENTURE OF THE SOLITARY CYCLIST
11  I was not surprised, therefore, when this morning he left his untouched meal behind him, and started with me for Norwood.
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Get Context   In II. THE ADVENTURE OF THE NORWOOD BUILDER
12  If you had looked at it, sir, you would have seen at a glance what the errand is on which I have come to you this morning.
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Get Context   In II. THE ADVENTURE OF THE NORWOOD BUILDER
13  Late last night, or early this morning, an incident occurred at Lower Norwood which points, it is feared, to a serious crime.
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Get Context   In II. THE ADVENTURE OF THE NORWOOD BUILDER
14  Woodley must be staying in the neighbourhood, for he did not sleep here, and yet I caught a glimpse of him again this morning, slinking about in the shrubbery.
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Get Context   In IV. THE ADVENTURE OF THE SOLITARY CYCLIST
15  They had spent the morning raking among the ashes of the burned wood-pile, and besides the charred organic remains they had secured several discoloured metal discs.
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16  About two in the morning I was seated by the window, all being dark save for the moonlight outside, when I heard steps behind me, and there was my wife in her dressing-gown.
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Get Context   In III. THE ADVENTURE OF THE DANCING MEN
17  She said that she would come down when her husband was asleep at three in the morning, and speak with me through the end window, if I would go away afterwards and leave her in peace.
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Get Context   In III. THE ADVENTURE OF THE DANCING MEN
18  He had been uneasy during all our journey from town, and I had observed that he had turned over the morning papers with anxious attention, but now this sudden realization of his worst fears left him in a blank melancholy.
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Get Context   In III. THE ADVENTURE OF THE DANCING MEN
19  A rainy night had been followed by a glorious morning, and the heath-covered countryside, with the glowing clumps of flowering gorse, seemed all the more beautiful to eyes which were weary of the duns and drabs and slate grays of London.
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20  Mr. Sherlock Holmes was leaning back in his chair after his whimsical protest, and was unfolding his morning paper in a leisurely fashion, when our attention was arrested by a tremendous ring at the bell, followed immediately by a hollow drumming sound, as if someone were beating on the outer door with his fist.
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Get Context   In II. THE ADVENTURE OF THE NORWOOD BUILDER
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