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The duke shed his coat and said he was all right now.
The first shed we come to the preacher was lining out a hymn.
With childlike faith he believed in the intelligence of the animals that lived in the sheds with him, and when he was lonely held long conversations with the cows, the pigs, and even with the chickens that ran about the barnyard.
Just then there was a whistle in the air; nearer and nearer, faster and louder, louder and faster, a cannon ball, as if it had not finished saying what was necessary, thudded into the ground near the shed with super human force, throwing up a mass of earth.
I was left here to guard your slumbers; and for one hundred years I have been out under the shed reading a book.
Then he ran back to the shed pulling the playful young horse, who wanted to gambol all over the yard, by the rein.
He walked to and fro, with little rest, all day, revolving these things in his mind; and still Hugh lay, unconscious, in the shed.
What tho' the moon - the white moon Shed all the splendour of her noon, Her smile is chilly - and her beam, In that time of dreariness, will seem(So like you gather in your breath) A portrait taken after death.
But probably the idea had never really impressed itself upon her mind that men have shed the blood of their fellow-creatures.
As von Horn stepped into the campong his quick eye perceived the havoc that had been wrought with the roof at the east end of the shed.
He reflected and turned his steps towards the little refreshment shed that stood near the end of the ruined bridge.
THE WEASELS and the Mice waged a perpetual war with each other, in which much blood was shed.