1 There is much that is still obscure, though I have quite made up my mind on the main facts.
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2 A minute later all five of them were in full flight down the cart-track that led to the main road, with the animals pursuing them in triumph.
3 Napoleon sent for pots of black and white paint and led the way down to the five-barred gate that gave on to the main road.
4 At a moment when the opening was clear, the men were glad enough to rush out of the yard and make a bolt for the main road.
5 The rest of the animals sat facing them in the main body of the barn.
6 "The man at Maw's was main angry, sir, and he threw it back to me like so much dirt," returned Poole.
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7 Sun-blinds, and sprinklings of water, a little cooled the main streets and the shops; but the mills, and the courts and alleys, baked at a fierce heat.
8 It contained neither secret passage nor trap-door, and unless where the door by which she had entered joined the main building, seemed to be circumscribed by the round exterior wall of the turret.
9 Follow me boldly across, and aid me to burst yon sallyport in the main wall of the castle.
10 But their enterprise was delayed by the absence of more than one main limb of the confederacy.
11 The Saxon architect had exhausted his art in rendering the main keep defensible, and there was no other circumvallation than a rude barrier of palisades.
12 But he was aware of the noises of the night, the engines at Stacks Gate, the traffic on the main road.
13 Hilda turned to the Crosshill Road, that was not a main road, but ran to Mansfield.
14 The Grants showing a disposition to be friendly and sociable, gave great satisfaction in the main among their new acquaintance.
15 A quick-looking girl of Susan's age was the very worst third in the world: totally different from Lady Bertram, all eyes and ears; and there was no introducing the main point before her.