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It's not as if the three slumberers were especially unusual.
Rising from a communal sleeping platform without waking the slumberers either side of me is not a trivial matter.
And meet it is, that over these sea-pastures, wide-rolling watery prairies and Potters' Fields of all four continents, the waves should rise and fall, and ebb and flow unceasingly; for here, millions of mixed shades and shadows, drowned dreams, somnambulisms, reveries; all that we call lives and souls, lie dreaming, dreaming, still; tossing like slumberers in their beds; the ever-rolling waves but made so by their restlessness" (538).
And then, when the light blinked out and it was dark again, they stole golf balls from the unsuspecting slumberers.
Public sector workers had previously been sound slumberers and the current financial climate is blamed for their current sleeplessness.
In April, you got the City Slumberers to endorse your recommendation to increase the city's water and sewer rates by 49 cents, which will add $32.
I imagine her [the mother of the first McElroy born in America in 1760] arising in her drafty cabin on a winter morning, making her way among the slumberers around the hearth [.
As far as lie-downs go, that's a positively Arthurian bit of shut-eye, but, like the Sleeping Knights of Jesus, it's good to see the old slumberers back.