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1  So America was a place of which lovers and young people dreamed.
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2  When he was told to go to a certain place, he would go there on the run.
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3  They never seem to tire; and there is no place for them to sit down if they did.
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4  Eight of them she owned, and she kept them in a little place fenced around on her backstairs.
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5  The sister was married, and her husband had bought the place when old Antanas had decided to go with his son.
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6  Fortunately, the policeman is disposed to be reasonable, and so it is not Marija who is flung out of the place.
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7  The place had an odor for which there are no polite words; and it was sprinkled over with children, who raked in it from dawn till dark.
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8  A little way farther on, and Jurgis and Ona, staring open-eyed and wondering, came to the place where this "made" ground was in process of making.
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9  This is quite irresistible, and every one in the room joins in, until the place becomes a maze of flying skirts and bodies quite dazzling to look upon.
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10  Entering one of the Durham buildings, they found a number of other visitors waiting; and before long there came a guide, to escort them through the place.
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11  There was no other place for the babies to be, and so part of the preparations for the evening consisted of a collection of cribs and carriages in one corner.
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12  Then Jokubas pointed out the place where the cattle were driven to be weighed, upon a great scale that would weigh a hundred thousand pounds at once and record it automatically.
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13  He had said it again in New York, when the smooth-spoken agent had taken them in hand and made them pay such high prices, and almost prevented their leaving his place, in spite of their paying.
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14  It is the music which makes it what it is; it is the music which changes the place from the rear room of a saloon in back of the yards to a fairy place, a wonderland, a little corner of the high mansions of the sky.
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15  Here was the chute, with its river of hogs, all patiently toiling upward; there was a place for them to rest to cool off, and then through another passageway they went into a room from which there is no returning for hogs.
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16  Her home was unthinkably filthy; you could not enter by the front door at all, owing to the mattresses, and when you tried to go up the backstairs you found that she had walled up most of the porch with old boards to make a place to keep her chickens.
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17  Once every ten minutes or so they would fail to begin again, but instead would sink back exhausted; a circumstance which invariably brought on a painful and terrifying scene, that made the fat policeman stir uneasily in his sleeping place behind the door.
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