1 I guessed that what puzzled the New Yorkers would puzzle the Londoners, so I dipped my finger in my own blood and printed it on a convenient place on the wall.
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2 There was no need to puzzle out the plot.
3 And inside, it fitted together like a puzzle.
4 I only puzzle them, and oblige them to make civil speeches.
5 She stopt, felt herself getting into a puzzle, and could not be prevailed on to add another word, not by dint of several minutes of supplication and waiting.
6 I tried to puzzle it out, but gave it up in despair and set the matter aside until night should bring an explanation.
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7 He might slip away from us in the crowd of Regent Street, but it would puzzle him to do so upon the lonely moor.
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8 But these glasses do puzzle me, I confess.
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9 To sit among all those unknown things before a puzzle like that is hopeless.
10 Come, Peggy, said Jo, unfolding herself like an animated puzzle.
11 Now you look puzzled; and I will puzzle you further.
12 Really, Mr. Collins," cried Elizabeth with some warmth, "you puzzle me exceedingly.
13 So Ashley was mixed up in this frightening puzzle.
14 Soon she forgot it and did not puzzle her head about it any more, or about anything concerning Rhett.
15 Nay, to this very hour, I often puzzle myself with it.