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1  The front shifted a trifle to meet it squarely.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen Crane
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2  He was despondent and sullen, and threw shifting glances about him.
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3  Gray mists were slowly shifting before the first efforts of the sun rays.
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4  He was trudging along with stooped shoulders and shifting eyes like a man who has been caned and kicked.
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5  The blue lines shifted and changed a trifle and stared expectantly at the silent woods and fields before them.
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6  The leaves, with their faces turned toward the blaze, were colored shifting hues of silver, often edged with red.
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7  The rifles, once loaded, were jerked to the shoulder and fired without apparent aim into the smoke or at one of the blurred and shifting forms which upon the field before the regiment had been growing larger and larger like puppets under a magician's hand.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen Crane
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