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1  They worked and sweated for half an hour.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
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2  The boy worked on, apparently unconscious.
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3  This course worked well, and Tom began to groan again.
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4  The beetle lay there working its helpless legs, unable to turn over.
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5  These thoughts worked their dim way through Huck's mind, and under the weariness they gave him he fell asleep.
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6  These details and accompanying delays worked up an atmosphere of preparation that was as impressive as it was fascinating.
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7  Tom was suffering in reality, now, so handsomely was his imagination working, and so his groans had gathered quite a genuine tone.
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8  And while the late steamer Big Missouri worked and sweated in the sun, the retired artist sat on a barrel in the shade close by, dangled his legs, munched his apple, and planned the slaughter of more innocents.
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9  He so worked upon his feelings with the pathos of these dreams, that he had to keep swallowing, he was so like to choke; and his eyes swam in a blur of water, which overflowed when he winked, and ran down and trickled from the end of his nose.
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