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  • On Saturday evening received a letter that he could hold such meeting. Cited from King Coal, by Upton Sinclair
  • Whom is there left of human race that I could hold such close intimacy with? Cited from The Journal of Sir Walter Scott, by Walter Scott
  • The best of swimmers could hold such a wave for several hundred feet. Cited from On the Makaloa Mat/Island Tales, Jack London 72-78
  • He had never known that life could hold such sweetness, wonder, joy. Cited from A Prisoner in Fairyland, by Algernon Blackwood
  • It seemed a thing incredible that one hour could hold such a store of anguish. Cited from The Great Amulet, by Maud Diver
  • Gale had never dreamed a woman's eyes could hold such a world of thought and feeling. Cited from Desert Gold, by Zane Grey
  • No church but the cathedral could hold such a multitude. Cited from Why the Chimes Rang: A Play in One Act, by Elizabeth Apthorp McFadden
  • No one who reads Kepler's great book could hold such an opinion for a moment. Cited from History of Astronomy, by George Forbes
  • I wanted him to come in and sit down, but he said he didn't believe a house could hold such audacity as his. Cited from The Precipice, by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
  • He had never dreamed that a woman's hair could hold such soft warm fires of velvety gold. Cited from The Golden Snare, By James Oliver Curwood
  • Going my way of old Contented more or less I dreamt not life could hold Such happiness. Cited from The Home Book of Verse, by Burton E. Stevenson V2
  • It is not pleasant to consider what must have been the moral status of parents who could hold such views; and it is no wonder that they should produce such children. Cited from Plain Facts for Old and Young, by John Harvey Kellogg
  • As a boy he had wished to be a missionary, but believing that only ministers could hold such a post he relinquished the idea. Cited from Mary Slessor of Calabar, by W. P. Livingstone
  • The trees bear such heavy burdens of fruit that it seems impossible that so slender a trunk could hold such a weight of fruit in the air. Cited from Little Journey to Puerto Rico, by Marian M. George
  • He said it indicated great power in the Assembly's Catechism that it could hold such ascendency in such a free country. Cited from Sunny Memories of Foreign Lands V2, by H. Stowe
  • In the coolness of the eastern mountains Shann would not have believed that Warlock could hold such heat. Cited from Storm Over Warlock, by Andre Norton
  • Now here my lady stole a quick glance at him, and immediately looked up at the moon again, because the eyes that could burn so fiercely could hold such ineffable tenderness also. Cited from The Amateur Gentleman, by Jeffery Farnol
  • But even Warren to-day could not intrude upon her mood of utter gratitude and joy in just living -- just being young and alive in a world that could hold such a sea and such a sky. Cited from The Heart of Rachael, Kathleen Norris
  • I know that madame cries very easily -- she has always been that way as long as I have known her -- but I really should not have thought, to look at her, that she could hold such a quantity of tears. Cited from The Malady of the Century, Max Nordau
  • His own ring was beyond recovery; but if, by its means, he could hold such a lash over him as would terrify him from again exercising his villanous influences on her, he would he satisfied. Cited from David Elginbrod, by George MacDonald[Scottish]
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