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sage
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sage
Used in
Main Street
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  • Got PLENTY other spices jus' good as sage for any purp'se whatever!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The thick grass beside the track, coarse and prickly with many burnings, hid canary-yellow buttercups and the mauve petals and woolly sage-green coats of the pasque flowers.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The pale bark of the poplar sticks was mottled with lichens of sage-green and dusty gray; the newly sawed ends were fresh-colored, with the agreeable roughness of a woolen muffler.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Thus Carol hit upon the tragedy of old age, which is not that it is less vigorous than youth, but that it is not needed by youth; that its love and prosy sageness, so important a few years ago, so gladly offered now, are rejected with laughter.  (not reviewed by editor)

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