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  • But the idea of this dried-up pedant, this elaborator of small explanations about as important as the surplus stock of false antiquities kept in a vendor’s back chamber, having first got this adorable young creature to marry him, and then passing his honeymoon away from her, groping after his mouldy futilities (Will was given to hyperbole)—this sudden picture stirred him with a sort of comic disgust: he was divided between the impulse to laugh aloud and the equally unseasonable impulse…

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  • My school is looking for a new vendor to provide food and service in the cafeteria.
  • But she came back with a bag of roasted chestnuts from a street vendor.
    Jerry Spinelli  --  Milkweed

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