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Of course, that congestion last winter pulled me down a little.
But to do so was to discover a whole new world of architectural beauty, of exquisite ascendant lines, and long after the central congestion had been relieved by tunnels under the sea, four colossal bridges over the east river, and a dozen mono-rail cables east and west, the upward growth went on.
Verily, in the all-wise and unknowable providence of God, who moveth in mysterious ways his wonders to perform, have I never heard the fellow to this question for confusion of the mind and congestion of the ducts of thought.
Virginia had congestion of the lungs; perhaps it was desperate.
he inquired, with an anxious politeness that reduced the colonel to a congestion of rage.
From behind ever more water bore down, and ever more millions of tons of ice added their weight to the congestion.
The doctor reported that he had died of congestion of the lungs; and the jury gave their verdict accordingly.
Marlow who was lanky, loose, quietly composed in varied shades of brown robbed of every vestige of gloss, had a narrow, veiled glance, the neutral bearing and the secret irritability which go together with a predisposition to congestion of the liver.
There was no peculiar indication in any organ -- an excitement of the nervous system -- that was it; a case of cerebral congestion -- nothing more.

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