1 Now the curtain had been rung down forever, the footlights dimmed and the audience suddenly vanished, while the stunned old actor remained on his empty stage, waiting for his cues.
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2 The blood-stained conquerors had departed; and their camp, which had so lately rung with the merry rejoicings of a victorious army, lay a silent and deserted city of huts.
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3 Andy," said his mistress, "step to Eliza's door, and tell her I have rung for her three times.
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4 The bell rung, the steamer whizzed, the engine groaned and coughed, and away swept the boat down the river.
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5 Twelve o'clock had scarce rung out over London, ere the knocker sounded very gently on the door.
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6 The sun was set, it was growing dark, and the first dinner-gong had rung.
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7 The bell was rung again, with some impatience, while the party were in darkness.
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8 "When this was pulled down, the bell in the kitchen must have rung loudly," he remarked.
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9 Another clerk was rung down from up stairs to take his place while he was out, and I accompanied him into the street, after shaking hands with my guardian.
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10 When I had rung at the bell with an unsteady hand, I turned my back upon the gate, while I tried to get my breath and keep the beating of my heart moderately quiet.
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11 The advertisement directed us to apply to Mrs. Crupp on the premises, and we rung the area bell, which we supposed to communicate with Mrs. Crupp.
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12 The peal which orders the doctor for the dead to be summoned has already been rung.
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13 Midnight sounded, and almost at the same time the bell was rung in Milady's chamber.
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14 Milady had already rung her bell, and roused the whole hotel.
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15 The widow rung a bell for supper, and you had to come to time.
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