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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • It was already dusk, and the lamps were just being lighted as we paced up and down in front of Briony Lodge, waiting for the coming of its occupant.
  • It might or might not bite the occupant, perhaps she might escape every night for a week, but sooner or later she must fall a victim.
  • The metallic clang heard by Miss Stoner was obviously caused by her stepfather hastily closing the door of his safe upon its terrible occupant.
  • I can only claim the merit that I instantly reconsidered my position when, however, it became clear to me that whatever danger threatened an occupant of the room could not come either from the window or the door.

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  • The occupant of the home must be warned.
  • the occupant of the room

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