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  • A stain of blood ran across the door stone and into the road. Cited from The Splendid Spur, by Arthur T. Quiller Couch
  • Though he had been brought up to trade, the stain of money was not upon him. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 7, No. 40, February, 1861, by Various
  • A stain of blood was on his face -- and he will not come again. Cited from The Coming of the King, by Bernie Babcock
  • And the stain of race is not the only one that money makes white as snow. Cited from The Mystery of Metropolisville, by Edward Eggleston
  • For she did not want him to come back to her with the stain of their blood on his hands. Cited from The Boss of the Lazy Y, by Charles Alden Seltzer
  • But if she saw a stain of blood on it, she knew he was wounded or dead. Cited from The Golden Bough, by James George Frazer
  • How could he ever face her with the dark stain of a mean theft upon his soul? Cited from Twice Bought, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • I say good news, uncle, because his escape has saved you from the stain of murder. Cited from Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall, by Charles Major
  • They tell me you are the one man in the world able to clear my name from the stain of crime. Cited from The Stowmarket Mystery, by Louis Tracy
  • For her, with the work and stain of the knowledge of much evil, and little good. Cited from Winding Paths, by Gertrude Page
  • There was nothing to wash out - no stain of any kind - no blood-spot whatever. Cited from The Works of Edgar Allan Poe V2[Raven Edition]
  • When he saw her face the stain of tears was there. Cited from Sandra Belloni by George Meredith, v5
  • Only one little wound on the temple, and one single stain of blood on it. Cited from The Storm, by Aleksandr Nicolaevich Ostrovsky
  • The stains of blood were still left on the floor and some of the seats. Cited from A Woman's Life-Work, by Laura S. Haviland
  • On reaching home had found stains of blood on his hands. Cited from The Primadonna, by F. Marion Crawford
  • Not one was free from the dark red stain of murder. Cited from History of the Moravian Church, by J. E. Hutton
  • If he were dead, would not the stain of his blood be on her garments? Cited from Danger, by T. S. Arthur
  • God keep our own dear men, From every stain of sin, God keep our men. Cited from Soldier Silhouettes on our Front, by William L. Stidger
  • There was enough stain on his hands now without the added stain of blood. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • He went immediately to his room to remove the dust and stains of travel. Cited from His Sombre Rivals, by E. P. Roe
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