1 This conversation had occurred while our cab had been threading its way through a long succession of dingy streets and dreary by-ways.
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2 They were so delighted with the song that they sang it right through five times in succession, and might have continued singing it all night if they had not been interrupted.
3 Then, for the seventh time in succession, they both looked out of the window.
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4 The archers, having previously determined by lot their order of precedence, were to shoot each three shafts in succession.
5 Of twenty-four arrows, shot in succession, ten were fixed in the target, and the others ranged so near it, that, considering the distance of the mark, it was accounted good archery.
6 Men of their precarious course of life change readily from the banquet to the battle; and, to Richard, the exchange seemed but a succession of pleasure.
7 They rose up, in such quick succession, that he could hardly count them.
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8 Eustacia's features went through a rhythmical succession of them.
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9 Through three dances in succession they spun their way; and then, fatigued with the incessant motion, Eustacia turned to quit the circle in which she had already remained too long.
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10 My friend was in excellent spirits over the success which had attended a succession of difficult and important cases, so that I was able to induce him to discuss the details of the Baskerville mystery.
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11 It will be of use to me to hear the succession of events again.
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12 The autumn of that year was a stormy one, and there was a long succession of southerly gales.
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13 The twinkling succession of darkness and light was excessively painful to the eye.
14 The blinking succession of the days and nights was resumed, the sun got golden again, the sky blue.
15 Despite a succession of governesses and two years at the near-by Fayetteville Female Academy, her education was sketchy, but no girl in the County danced more gracefully than she.
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