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furlong
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  • Miss Furlong, may I get you a partner, Mr. Bergin.
  • "Miss Furlong, what shall I send you?" he asked.
  • Miss Furlong, who was one of Mary Jane’s pupils, asked Miss Daly what was the name of the pretty waltz she had played; and Mr. Browne, seeing that he was ignored, turned promptly to the two young men who were more appreciative.
  • Mr. Bartell D’Arcy, the tenor, a dark-complexioned young man with a smart moustache, praised very highly the leading contralto of the company but Miss Furlong thought she had a rather vulgar style of production.
  • "Julia," said Aunt Kate summarily, "and here’s Mr. Browne and Miss Furlong.

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  • She seized the lead in the final furlong and never looked back.
  • And then, as they reached the final furlong, my yelling began to die away.
    Jojo Moyes  --  Me Before You

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