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1  The spruces swathed them in blackness and silence.
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2  With a pressure of his arm he guided her toward the Norway spruces.
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3  It was so dark under the spruces that he could barely see the shape of her head beside his shoulder.
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4  They stood together in the gloom of the spruces, an empty world glimmering about them wide and grey under the stars.
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5  He walked on to the church corner and entered the shade of the Varnum spruces, where he had stood with her the night before.
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6  He pulled the sled out, blinking like a night-bird as he passed from the shade of the spruces into the transparent dusk of the open.
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7  They drove slowly up the road between fields glistening under the pale sun, and then bent to the right down a lane edged with spruce and larch.
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8  The kitchen was a poor place, not "spruce" and shining as his mother had kept it in his boyhood; but it was surprising what a homelike look the mere fact of Zeena's absence gave it.
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9  Young Ethan Frome walked at a quick pace along the deserted street, past the bank and Michael Eady's new brick store and Lawyer Varnum's house with the two black Norway spruces at the gate.
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10  They had reached the crest of the Corbury road, and between the indistinct white glimmer of the church and the black curtain of the Varnum spruces the slope stretched away below them without a sled on its length.
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11  The pitch of the Corbury road, below lawyer Varnum's spruces, was the favourite coasting-ground of Starkfield, and on clear evenings the church corner rang till late with the shouts of the coasters; but to-night not a sled darkened the whiteness of the long declivity.
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