1 Ellen had stressed this at great length after catching Frank's lieutenant swinging Scarlett in the garden swing and making her squeal with laughter.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER VII
2 She could not herself have explained the sense of buoyancy which seemed to lift and swing her above the sun-suffused world at her feet.
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3 On a swing shelf was a row of books unfamiliar to Gopher Prairie: Mosher editions of the poets, black and red German novels, a Charles Lamb in crushed levant.
Main Street By Sinclair LewisGet Context In CHAPTER XIII
4 Nor, will the tragic dramatist who would depict mortal indomitableness in its fullest sweep and direct swing, ever forget a hint, incidentally so important in his art, as the one now alluded to.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 33. The Specksnyder.
5 So that at last all three of us lifelessly swung from the spars, and for every swing that we made there was a nod from below from the slumbering helmsman.
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6 Mr. Merriman's laugh at this sally was such a genuine outburst and so contagious that it started the dinner with an agreeable swing that never slackened.
7 Yonder red devil would draw you within swing of the tomahawks of his comrades, before you were heated in the chase.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperGet Context In CHAPTER 5
8 He would whip her to make her scream, and whip her to make her hush; and not until overcome by fatigue, would he cease to swing the blood-clotted cowskin.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick DouglassGet Context In CHAPTER I
9 If an intense scene had caught him with its wild swing as he came to the top of the bank, he might have gone gone roaring on.
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10 Then it began to swing forward, slow and straight, in the manner of a falling tree.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen CraneGet Context In Chapter 9
11 The crash and swing of the great drama made him lean forward, intent-eyed, his face working in small contortions.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen CraneGet Context In Chapter 22
12 He could feel the onward swing of the regiment about him and he conceived of a thunderous, crushing blow that would prostrate the resistance and spread consternation and amazement for miles.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen CraneGet Context In Chapter 23
13 The steps fell lightly and oddly, with a certain swing, for all they went so slowly; it was different indeed from the heavy creaking tread of Henry Jekyll.
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14 Clifford managed to swing himself over on to the low, wheeled house-chair; he was very strong and agile with his arms.
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15 He loved to make her breasts swing softly, like bells.
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