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We turned and went, and as we passed it I perceived by the unfinished wall across the passage the basket of food which poor Foulata had carried.
Martin Eden looked with a sigh at his unfinished "Pearl-diving" on Monday morning, and took the car down to Oakland to the high school.
I walked through it rapidly; turned inland a few hundred yards; ascended some rising ground; and discerned, in the dim twilight, four small lonesome villas standing in pairs, with a shed and a saw-pit on one side, and a few shells of unfinished houses on the other.
Considering this question, he looked by chance at the unfinished crown of roses.
He left the sentence unfinished, and rose to take his leave of Mr.
ALTHOUGH Ben Jonson's days ended sadly, although his later plays showed failing powers, he left behind him unfinished a Masque called The Sad Shepherd which is perhaps more beautiful and more full of music than anything he ever wrote.
The first thing he asked for was the unfinished letter.
This mythical tale, of which the subject was a history of the wars of the Athenians against the Island of Atlantis, is supposed to be founded upon an unfinished poem of Solon, to which it would have stood in the same relation as the writings of the logographers to the poems of Homer.
Huntingdon, those are my unfinished sketches,' cried I, 'and I never let any one see them.
No keeper was at hand, so the Leopard Man stepped over a couple of paces, dealt the wolf a sharp blow on the nose with the light cane he carried, and returned with a sadly apologetic smile to take up his unfinished sentence as though there had been no interruption.
As we went by the footpath and beside the gateposts and the unfinished lodge, we kept looking back at the house of my fathers.
There, looking at her table, with the malachite blotting case lying at the top and an unfinished letter, his thoughts suddenly changed.