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Man And Superman
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  • And I found myself doing all sorts of mischievous things simply to have something to tell you about.
  • I have in my hand a copy of the most infamous, the most scandalous, the most mischievous, the most blackguardly book that ever escaped burning at the hands of the common hangman.
  • I was only mischievous.
  • Of the remaining two, who are both English, one is argumentative, solemn, and obstinate; the other rowdy and mischievous.
  • The boys in the monastery school would not let it alone: the mischievous ones broke it; and the studious ones wrote their names on it.
  • [mischievously in spite of her pity] That’s a great deal, I assure you.
  • [her face lighting up with mischievous ecstasy—whispering] I can’t: he has no illusions about me.

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  • She flashed a mischievous grin and threw the water balloon.
  • The mischievous children spilled chocolate syrup all over the kitchen.

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