that stain

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  • In what way could he face her with that stain in his soul? Cited from Black Jack, by Max Brand
  • That stain marked every day of a lonely life throughout forty years or more. Cited from Strange Pages from Family Papers, by T. F. Thiselton Dyer
  • Nothing but death can remove that stain, if it does not follow us even beyond the grave. Cited from The House Behind The Cedars, Charles W. Chesnutt
  • "I suppose that stain won't get off you, for some time?" Cited from Through Three Campaigns, by G. A. Henty
  • Then, all of a sudden I noticed something about that stain that got me all excited. Cited from Roy Blakeley, by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  • Thy father's charge shall clear thee from that stain. Cited from King Henry VI, Part 1, by William Shakespeare
  • That stain was no new sight to an old soldier. Cited from Tomaso's Fortune and Other Stories, by H. Merriman
  • She was thinking what a splendid marriage her adopted daughter might make, if it were not for that stain upon her birth. Cited from A Romance of the Republic, by Lydia Maria Francis Child
  • This is probably why he has given them clothes that stain easily -- to prevent them from smirching themselves.
  • I want her to try to take that stain out of my pink silk skirt. Cited from A Lost Leader, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • There, you didn't get that stain off. Cited from Vandover and the Brute, by Frank Norris
  • Never attempt to stain anything unless that stain is intended to produce an imitation of some real wood. Cited from Carpentry for Boys, by J. S. Zerbe
  • Her wonder turned to horror as she realized the nature of that stain and remembered that one of her men had fired upon him. Cited from The Tavern Knight, Rafael Sabatini
  • No, murder must not be thought of; for how could any absolution wash him clean of that stain? Cited from Fair Margaret, by H. Rider Haggard
  • The sight of that stain recalled him to himself and to the manners he had allowed himself for a moment to forget. Cited from Bardelys the Magnificent, by Rafael Sabatini
  • And then I have not seen a single Prussian, and I would like to keep my eyes pure from that stain. Cited from The George Sand-Gustave Flaubert Letters
  • There were some peculiar points about that stain. Cited from The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie
  • You cannot wash away that stain, even though you could "weep salt oceans from those eyes." Cited from The Life of Duty, v. 2, by H. J. Wilmot-Buxton
  • "What is that stain on the floor, Sarah?" he asked as his wife came in with some article for his comfort. Cited from The Crucifixion of Philip Strong, by Charles M. Sheldon
  • Now is the time to get rid of that stain. Cited from New York Times Current History: The European War, Mar 1915, V. 1, No. 1
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