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Daylight, with the ax, chopped chunks off the frozen sausage of beans.
Felicity had made some very nice sandwiches of ham which we all appreciated except Dan, who declared he didn't like things minced up and dug out of the basket a chunk of boiled pork which he proceeded to saw up with a jack-knife and devour with gusto.
Every force of his being impelled him to spring up and confront the unseen danger, but his soul dominated the panic, and he remained squatting on his heels, in his hands a chunk of gold.
Still feigning interest in the chunk of gold in his hand, he listened intently and he heard the breathing of the thing behind him.
I was told by a sculptor from Mauch Chunk that the scene was truly Parisian.
Mary, get me a silk thread, and a chunk of fire out of the kitchen.
Then she seized the chunk of fire and suddenly thrust it almost into the boy's face.
As for the Saw-Horse, he looked to be nothing more than an animated chunk of wood; and he bowed so stiffly that his head bumped against the floor, causing a ripple of laughter among the soldiers, in which Glinda frankly joined.
You poor, maudlin, sentimental, doddering chunk of imbecility,' it said; 'are there no limits to your insanity?
Swallow enough bite-sized chunks and you get your diploma and your job.
In 16-ounce bags, you'll find whole or sliced strawberries, pineapple chunks, mango chunks, sliced peaches, mixed fruit and a tropical island blend.
Over the past month, the Hubble Space Telescope and other instruments have watched the comet's biggest 36 chunks break up into dozens of smaller bits.