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Brave New World
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  • The wind of a horizontal speed whistled ever more shrilly in the stays.
  • Their guide halted at the foot of a ladder, raised his hand perpendicularly, then darted it horizontally forward.
  • His back was horizontally streaked with crimson, and from weal to weal ran thin trickles of blood.

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  • Paintings in which horizontal lines dominate, tend to be relaxing.
  • The whole thing goes horizontally, too, at least it seems so, and I exhaust myself in trying to distinguish the order of its going in that direction.
    Charlotte Perkins Gilman  --  The Yellow Wallpaper

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