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Edna often wondered at one propensity which sometimes had inwardly disturbed her without causing any outward show or manifestation on her part.
For while those female whales are characteristically timid, the young males, or forty-barrel-bulls, as they call them, are by far the most pugnacious of all Leviathans, and proverbially the most dangerous to encounter; excepting those wondrous grey-headed, grizzled whales, sometimes met, and these will fight you like grim fiends exasperated by a penal gout.
I was a dull black, so he called me Darkie; then he would give me a piece of bread, which was very good, and sometimes he brought a carrot for my mother.
He can not only be badly wounded, but his life is in danger; and he would sometimes lose it but for the interference of the surgeon.
Sometimes he spec he'll go 'way, en den agin he spec he'll stay.
Her will was sometimes willfulness, and the ease with which she did most things led her to be impatient of hard tasks or long ones.
Sometimes one prince quarrels with another for fear the other should quarrel with him.
I admit that twice two makes four is an excellent thing, but if we are to give everything its due, twice two makes five is sometimes a very charming thing too.
And author of the Magnalia, Grandfather, which we sometimes see you reading," said Laurence.
In some part of the valley--I know not where, but probably in the neighbourhood of the sea--the girls were sometimes in the habit of procuring small quantities of salt, a thimble-full or so being the result of the united labours of a party of five or six employed for the greater part of the day.
Sometimes the boat would seem to be retained motionless, as if spell-bound, opposite some point round which the current set with violence, and where the utmost labor scarce effected any visible progress.
I am getting on remarkably well, and I must say I am sometimes surprised at my universal good fortune.