1 On his fourth trial he had been awarded a bronze medal.
2 A dark medal of blood had formed itself near the man's head on the tessellated floor.
3 They are beautiful because they are strong and every callus is a medal, Scarlett, every blister an award for bravery and unselfishness.
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4 Thus saying, Mrs. Sparsit, with her Roman features like a medal struck to commemorate her scorn of Mr. Bounderby, surveyed him fixedly from head to foot, swept disdainfully past him, and ascended the staircase.
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5 Now those noble golden coins of South America are as medals of the sun and tropic token-pieces.
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6 the important men of the Indians by presenting medals, which.
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7 His bosom was loaded with medals, some in massive silver, and one or two even in gold, the gifts of various Christian potentates during the long period of his life.
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8 Rich plumes nodded above his head; wampum, gorgets, bracelets, and medals, adorned his person in profusion; though his dull eye and vacant lineaments too strongly contradicted the idle tale of pride they would convey.
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9 A young major just out of the army and covered over with medals he got in the war.
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10 If you want him defined, here he is: a prime, well-fed beast such as takes medals at the cattle shows, and nothing more, he said, with a tone of vexation that interested her.
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11 He scrutinised the reverse of these living medals some five minutes, then pronounced sentence.
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12 I have four medals for distinguished services; I have the rank of an officer and the standing of a gentleman; and I have three native languages.
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13 In the first were the nobility and gentry in their uniforms, in the second bearded merchants in full-skirted coats of blue cloth and wearing medals.
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14 This English woman, who had become a naturalized Parisienne, recommended by very wealthy relations, intimately connected with the medals in the Library and Mademoiselle Mar's diamonds, became celebrated later on in judicial accounts.
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