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1  She got some satisfaction out of rubbing an itching knuckle.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
2  His lambent eyes were stupid, he moaned, he rubbed his forehead.
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3  She dropped her head, rubbed the back of his hand with her cheek.
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4  He raised his head, jerkily rubbed his eyes, and went back to the eternity of figures.
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5  He rubbed her feet, and covered her with the buffalo robe and horse-blankets from the pile on the feed-box.
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6  The Red Swede staggered up, rubbed his cramped knees, lumbered to the wire fence, held the strands apart for her.
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7  A tilted writing-shelf against a wall rubbed black and scattered with official notices and army recruiting-posters.
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8  I don't want to rub it in, but you can see for yourself now, this is all a result of your being so discontented and not appreciating the dear good people here.
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9  The lines are broken and uncertain of direction; often instead of rising they sink in wavering scrawls; and the colors are watery blue and pink and the dim gray of rubbed pencil marks.
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10  Sunday mornings Carol heard him trudging up to the attic and there, an hour later, she found him turning over boots, wooden duck-decoys, lunch-boxes, or reflectively squinting at old shells, rubbing their brass caps with his sleeve and shaking his head as he thought about their uselessness.
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11  Despite Vida Sherwin's lively blue eyes, if you had looked at her in detail you would have found her face slightly lined, and not so much sallow as with the bloom rubbed off; you would have found her chest flat, and her fingers rough from needle and chalk and penholder; her blouses and plain cloth skirts undistinguished; and her hat worn too far back, betraying a dry forehead.
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