1 After La Trobe had been excruciated by the Rector's interpretation, by the maulings and the manglings of the actors.
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2 Wildeve turned the light eagerly upon the spot where Venn had found the box, and mauled the herbage right and left.
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3 He mauled the edges of the paper with his reddened and blackened hands, shouldering her aside and complaining that he could not see.
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