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  • "Oh!" she profoundly said.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Martin curled on the chill leather seat of the smoking compartment, profoundly studying a brass wash-bowl.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Meanwhile I trust that you other gentlemen, who perhaps lack Mr. Arrowsmith's profound scientific attainments and the power to use such handy technical terms as 'control,' will, merely on my feeble advice, continue to use ichthyol!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Next noon she telephoned from a drug store that she had lain awake all night, and on profound contemplation decided that they "musn't ever do that sort of thing again"—and would he meet her at the corner of Crimmins Street and Missouri Avenue at eight, so that they might talk it all over?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He made himself a profoundly bad cup of tea, then, his whole body dragging, returned to his table to set down elaborately, in a shabby, nearly-filled note-book, every step of his experiment.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Oh, trust me—" Their profound and unresisted kiss was the more blind in memory of that barren hour with Angus.  (not reviewed by editor)

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