Miss Abbot turned to divest a stout leg of the necessary ligature.
His shape, now divested of cloak, I perceived harmonised in squareness with his physiognomy: I suppose it was a good figure in the athletic sense of the term — broad chested and thin flanked, though neither tall nor graceful.
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The company divest itself of its South African holdings