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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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  • This, in truth, his neighbours might have pardoned, seeing that saints have never flourished in those parts, but there was in him a certain wanton and cruel humour which made his name a byword through the West.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: dismissed them with a flourish
as in: the business is flourishing
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