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Paley computed, gazing about her with her faded eyes, as she took her seat at her own table in the window.
Daylight leaned back in his chair and gazed up at the kerosene lamps while he computed aloud.
I heard a noise behind me like that of a dozen stocking-weavers at work; and turning my head, I found it proceeded from the purring of this animal, who seemed to be three times larger than an ox, as I computed by the view of her head, and one of her paws, while her mistress was feeding and stroking her.
In Lilliput all the dimensions are scientifically computed on a scale one-twelfth as large as that of man; in Brobdingnag, by an exact reversal, everything is twelve times greater than among men.