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nettle
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The War of the Worlds
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  • At this sight the curate cried faintly in his throat, and began running; but I knew it was no good running from a Martian, and I turned aside and crawled through dewy nettles and brambles into the broad ditch by the side of the road.  (not reviewed by editor)

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