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For with them was there equally good, clear, Oriental air; there was I furthest from cloudy, damp, melancholy Old-Europe!
Of waders and water-birds I was able to get only eleven kinds, and of these only three (including a rail confined to the damp summits of the islands) are new species.
If Oniton is really damp, it is impossible, and must be inhabited by little boys.
At length the fatal moment arrived, and Cornelius placed his chin on the cold damp block.
But the warm fall weather passed, and on bitter nights of frost or damp nights of drizzle, the street corner was not a comfortable meeting-place.
It had once been hung with a showy and expensive paper, which now hung mouldering, torn and discolored, from the damp walls.