1 The door clicked open and a gust of cold wind swept the house, fluttering the curtains.
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2 With his last gust of words the flame had died out, leaving him chill and humbled.
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3 Gerty knelt beside her, waiting, with the patience born of experience, till this gust of misery should loosen fresh speech.
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4 Now you gust lett mee know Wat you tink about mee, i do Wat you say.
5 Each gust, as it bore down, rattled the panes, and swelled off like the others.
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6 The alarmed colonists believed that the yells of the savages mingled with every fitful gust of wind that issued from the interminable forests of the west.
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7 A sort of a gust of battle came sweeping toward that part of the line where lay the youth's regiment.
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8 A wild gust of wind swept down, extinguishing the candle he held in his hand, and with it the fearful, unearthly screams; they seemed to be shrieked in his very ear.
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9 But the day after, all the brilliant words seemed like dead leaves, crumpling up and turning to powder, meaning really nothing, blown away on any gust of wind.
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10 It blew from the right quarter for the Jew, however, and straight before it he went: trembling, and shivering, as every fresh gust drove him rudely on his way.
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11 From these no appreciable beams now radiated, except when a more than usually smart gust brushed over their faces and raised a fitful glow which came and went like the blush of a girl.
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12 I told myself that I could never stop, and with a gust of petulance I resolved to stop forthwith.
13 A gust of air whirled round me as I opened the door, and from within came the sound of broken glass falling on the floor.
14 On arriving on a level with the top, a gust of wind carried away his cap, and allowed a perfectly white head to be seen: he was not a young man.
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15 These surmises, which so closely resembled proofs, whirled suddenly, like a handful of dust caught up by an unexpected gust of wind, through Jean Valjean's mournful brain.
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