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  • They also carry it thrice round the house, running at the top of their speed. Cited from The Belief in Immortality and the Worship of the Dead, Vol. 1, by Frazer
  • I read it thrice, and held it for a moment to my lips. Cited from D'Ri and I, by Irving Bacheller
  • Now, as I had read it thrice through, I knew it pretty well. Cited from Memoirs, by Charles Godfrey Leland
  • I saw it a time ago, have seen it thrice! Cited from 1492, by Mary Johnston
  • When he had read it thrice, he put it in his pocket and went on reading The Times. Cited from The Railway Children, by E. Nesbit
  • Let it stand thus two or three days in wood, laving it thrice a day, a pretty while each time. Cited from The Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby Knight Opened, by Kenelm Digby
  • One day it thrice over bit M. de Voltaire's own leg. Cited from Carlyle's "History of Friedrich II of Prussia V 19
  • There does not live the man who can boast that he did it thrice, nor will I risk it that you be that man. Cited from Shame of Motley, by Raphael Sabatini
  • And Arthur quickly ran round about the tree; and so Arthur and the monster ran round it thrice about. Cited from Brut, by Layamon
  • The parents of the man use it thrice. Cited from Expositions/Holy Scripture: John 1-14, Maclaren
  • He held her hand -- and would have held it thrice as long -- and looked into her eyes, too overcome, it appeared, to speak. Cited from Sisters, by Ada Cambridge
  • I have mistaken the day of the month, and been forced to mend it thrice. Cited from The Journal to Stella, Jonathan Swift
  • But brief as its contents were, and easily committed to memory, he had perused it thrice already. Cited from Count Hannibal, by Stanley J. Weyman
  • Sick and old people go to the tree in the evening, spit on it thrice, and say, You will soon die, but let us live. Cited from The Golden Bough, by James George Frazer
  • Strike it thrice and there appeared the monster dog with eyes that rolled round and round and were as large as the Round Tower itself. Cited from Childhood's Favorites and Fairy Stories, by Various
  • After Tsz-lu had got it prepared, he smelt it thrice, and then rose up from his seat. Cited from Chinese Literature, by Anonymous
  • We stay seven years for a tolerable quick, it is worth staying it thrice, for this, which has no competitor. Cited from Sylva, Vol. 1 (of 2), by John Evelyn
  • This was a challenge sparrow-hawk: the knight had won it twice, and if he won it thrice it would be his to keep. Cited from Alfred Tennyson, by Andrew Lang
  • The halves were twenty-five minutes long, and in that first twenty-five minutes St. Eustace scored but once, though near it thrice that many times. Cited from The Half-Back, by Ralph Henry Barbour
  • Never did he leave the body; and at last, slowly going round it thrice, he laid him down; close nestled; and noiselessly expired. Cited from Mardi: and A Voyage Thither, Vol. II (of 2), by Herman Melville
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