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used in The Call of the Wild

5 uses
  • It was dawn by three in the morning, and twilight lingered till nine at night.
    Chapter 5 — The Toil of Trace and Trail (75% in)
  • He plunged into the swimming tank or went hunting with the Judge's sons; he escorted Mollie and Alice, the Judge's daughters, on long twilight or early morning rambles; on wintry nights he lay at the Judge's feet before the roaring library fire; he carried the Judge's grandsons on his back, or rolled them in the grass, and guarded their footsteps through wild adventures down to the fountain in the stable yard, and even beyond, where the paddocks were, and the berry patches.
    Chapter 1 — Into the Primitive (12% in)
  • But especially he loved to run in the dim twilight of the summer midnights, listening to the subdued and sleepy murmurs of the forest, reading signs and sounds as man may read a book, and seeking for the mysterious something that called—called, waking or sleeping, at all times, for him to come.
    Chapter 7 — The Sounding of the Call (23% in)
  • He made it clear to Buck that he was to come, and they ran side by side through the sombre twilight, straight up the creek bed, into the gorge from which it issued, and across the bleak divide where it took its rise.
    Chapter 7 — The Sounding of the Call (31% in)
  • As twilight fell the old bull stood with lowered head, watching his mates—the cows he had known, the calves he had fathered, the bulls he had mastered—as they shambled on at a rapid pace through the fading light.
    Chapter 7 — The Sounding of the Call (60% in)

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