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So saying he drew off a fine ring which the princess wore on her finger, and replaced it by one of his own.
Instantly I stepped out into the street, picked up the box, and replaced it in the cart: in the next moment the bicycle had spun round the corner, passed the cart without let or hindrance, and soon vanished in the distance, in a cloud of dust.
But this anger could not last so long as not to be replaced in time by reason.
He put the heart in the Woodman's breast and then replaced the square of tin, soldering it neatly together where it had been cut.
Having satisfied himself that the amount was correct, Solan replaced the money in the pouch and rose from the table.
The Grève had then that sinister aspect which it preserves to-day from the execrable ideas which it awakens, and from the sombre town hall of Dominique Bocador, which has replaced the Pillared House.
The horses were replaced by others from a reserve gun carriage, the wounded were carried away, and the four guns were turned against the ten-gun battery.
How was it that in the weeks since her marriage, Dorothea had not distinctly observed but felt with a stifling depression, that the large vistas and wide fresh air which she had dreamed of finding in her husband's mind were replaced by anterooms and winding passages which seemed to lead nowhither?
Nevertheless our old game with the haver of a thing, as she called it, was continued, with this difference, that it was now she who carried the book covertly upstairs, and I who replaced it on the shelf, and several times we caught each other in the act, but not a word said either of us; we were grown self-conscious.
Tip soon had it fitted to the neck again and replaced Jack upon his feet.
Then he replaced the key in the burrow and squatting on the table beside his headless body, directed its hands toward the food.
Quickly returning to the wall he had demolished to explore what lay beyond it, he carried the stones into the passageway and replaced them from that side.