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He dropped his head to the scale and resumed the copying.
In Paris there are a thousand ways of earning five francs a day; why, I could earn that at the Palais de Justice, copying briefs for the lawyers.
Amelie's action caused a murmur of surprise, which did not prevent her from accomplishing the change by rolling hastily to the side of the easel the stool, the box of colors, and even the picture by Prudhon, which the absent pupil was copying.
I suppose painters will go on copying it as long as any of the original is left visible to the eye.
Look, Sally," she said, "these letters want copying.
She was suspected of copying answers from other girls' slates, although she had never been caught in the act.