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She stood erect in a singularly fragile canoe, and urged it with the mere phantom of an oar.
As an additional result, hundreds of men are now scattered throughout the South who received their knowledge of mechanics while being taught how to erect these buildings.
He sat erect without stiffness--a commanding presence trapped in the barbaric splendor that the Barsoomian chieftain loves.
She came into the room with an erect head and a cold eye; she said, with an unmerciful emphasis on the word, "If you
He walked erect, and rather rapidly, and he was always alone, which made Pollyanna vaguely sorry for him.