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For all his tattooings he was on the whole a clean, comely looking cannibal.
Young Jerry, dress yourself, my boy, and while I clean my boots keep a eye upon your mother now and then, and if you see any signs of more flopping, give me a call.
WHEN they had finished tea, they tied up the clothes in bundles; and Lucie's pocket-handkerchiefs were folded up inside her clean pinny, and fastened with a silver safety-pin.
Thus spoke the stockman, and Ulysses struck the son of Damastor with a spear in close fight, while Telemachus hit Leocritus son of Evenor in the belly, and the dart went clean through him, so that he fell forward full on his face upon the ground.
The Jennie Cushman," said Dan, hysterically, "cut clean in half - graound up an' trompled on at that
I urged upon George, however, how much pleasanter it would be to have Harris clean and fresh about the boat, even if we did have to take a few more hundredweight of provisions; and he got to see it in my light, and withdrew his opposition to Harris's bath.
I soon began to learn that, first of all, she wanted everything kept clean about her, that she wanted things done promptly and systematically, and that at the bottom of everything she wanted absolute honesty and frankness.
But mind, don't bring me such tattered and dirty notes as last time, but nice clean ones for the countess.
The engineer had disconnected the feed-pipes to clean out the rust.
So, as I was saying: liking me, why you'd want me to go broke is clean beyond my simple understanding.
He has not lived a clean life, is what you wanted to say.
Clean in galley, clean in steerage, clean in everything.