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Smooth-it-away's comfortable explanation as greedily as we did.
She at once made herself a salad of it, and ate it greedily.
he said, amazed at her reply, and holding her still more greedily close.
The past hour I had been wholly unobservant; the inner eye had had its turn; but that was over now, and I sat as upright as possible, seeking greedily for a sail.
Fortunately, in these regions, there is some sort of compensation for their ravages, since the natives gather these insects in great numbers and greedily eat them.
Then we washed them in the ice-cold water of the stream, and lastly ate them greedily.
Dolokhov lowered his head to the snow, greedily bit at it, again raised his head, adjusted himself, drew in his legs and sat up, seeking a firm center of gravity.
At any rate I fell greedily upon them, and I read with no less zest than his poems the bitter, and cruel, and narrow-minded criticisms which mainly filled one of the volumes.
The actors were greedily inquisitive into every little circumstance, more especially in Shakespeare's dramatic character, which his brother could relate of him.
When next I saw them, they were gazing greedily into the window of the sixpenny-halfpenny shop, which is one of the most deliciously dramatic spots in London.
It's good, anyway," said Zeb, "or those little rascals wouldn't have gobbled it up so greedily.
These the boy ate greedily, finding them an ample breakfast, and afterward the little party resumed its Journey.