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1  I chafed against the work of school.
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2  Now, Dillon, I advise you strongly, get at your work or.
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3  You have always some excuse or another for shirking work.
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4  Lily, the caretaker's daughter, did housemaid's work for them.
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5  Of course she had to work hard, both in the house and at business.
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6  "Well, I did a good day's work today," said Mr. Henchy, after a pause.
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7  Jimmy set out to translate into days' work that lordly car in which he sat.
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8  It filled me with fear, and yet I longed to be nearer to it and to look upon its deadly work.
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9  Probably in the school they had gone to as girls that kind of work had been taught for one year.
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10  And Johnny used to work in the old gentleman's mill, walking round and round in order to drive the mill.
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11  The man listened to the clicking of the machine for a few minutes and then set to work to finish his copy.
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12  Everyone protested loudly so that he compromised by taking a long draught of stout for he had found the carving hot work.
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13  All the work we had, she and me, getting in the woman to wash him and then laying him out and then the coffin and then arranging about the Mass in the chapel.
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14  I had hardly any patience with the serious work of life which, now that it stood between me and my desire, seemed to me child's play, ugly monotonous child's play.
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15  She had hard work to keep the house together and to see that the two young children who had been left to her charge went to school regularly and got their meals regularly.
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16  Our path through life is strewn with many such sad memories: and were we to brood upon them always we could not find the heart to go on bravely with our work among the living.
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17  He had been a canvasser for Wilkins, the Conservative, but when the Conservatives had withdrawn their man and, choosing the lesser of two evils, given their support to the Nationalist candidate, he had been engaged to work for Mr. Tiemey.
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