body which lay

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  • The slender body which lay upon it was still as death. Cited from Round the Block, by John Bell Bouton
  • Nothing was terrible except that long, dark body which lay across the entrance to the cave, and she finally got to her feet and began to explore. Cited from The Seventh Man, by Max Brand
  • Ammalat, forcing his horse to leap over the dead body which lay across the road, replied in the affirmative. Cited from Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 331, May 1843, Vol. 53
  • He sprang to the examination of Denbigh; the eyes of the wounded man were open, and his recollection perfect: the first were fixed in intense observation on the inanimate body which lay at his side. Cited from Precaution, by James Fenimore Cooper
  • He had oft seen the foreigner of nights in the park, and never doubted for a moment that the body which lay across the elm chairs in the smith's forge was indeed that of the stranger. Cited from The Nest of the Sparrowhawk, by Baroness Orczy