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  • Twice or thrice he picked up the paper and set it down again. Cited from The Delectable Duchy, by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • Twice or thrice he was going to ask about the marriage question, but his heart failed him. Cited from Vanity Fair, by William Thackeray
  • Thrice he rose from his chair, and looked over the lawyer's shoulder. Cited from Hatchie, the Guardian Slave; or, The Heiress of Bellevue, by Ashton
  • Thrice he has seen her, or so goes the tale that my father, who knew everything, told to me. Cited from The Ghost Kings, by H. Rider Haggard
  • Thrice he cut his way through the ranks, and at last he met face to face the one for whom he sought. Cited from The Story of Siegfried, by James Baldwin
  • Once, twice, thrice he has failed in getting at it. Cited from Willy Reilly, by William Carleton
  • Thrice he rose to the surface, but said nothing. Cited from The Book of Noodles, by W. A. Clouston
  • Thrice he fell, and only a juniper-root stood between him and death. Cited from Moon Endureth [Tales/Fancies], by John Buchan
  • Twice or thrice he had forgotten altogether to put in an appearance. Cited from Jean-Christophe, Vol. I, by Romain Rolland
  • Thrice he was removed from the bar; and thrice he was brought back. Cited from History of England, James II V. 4, Macaulay
  • Twice or thrice he looked over the top of the paper at me, searchingly, but said nothing till he had finished. Cited from Moon-Face and Other Stories by Jack London
  • Thrice he went thither, intent on finding his son-in-law's residence. Cited from He Knew He Was Right, by Anthony Trollope
  • Thrice he threw up his glittering knife high above his head and deftly caught it again. Cited from Olaf the Glorious, by Robert Leighton
  • Thrice he had done so, twice wounding himself slightly, the third time piercing himself through the heart. Cited from Historical Tales, The Romance of Reality, Vol. 6, by Charles Morris
  • Thrice he bare his crown each year, as oft as he was in England. Cited from The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, Trans. by James Ingram
  • Twice or thrice he lifted his bent head and measured the distance between him and the quarry ahead. Cited from A Mating in the Wilds, by Ottwell Binns
  • Twice or thrice he became aware of his condition, and tried to shake it off: but in vain. Cited from Jean-Christophe: In Paris, by Romain Rolland
  • Twice or thrice he strove for utterance before the words would come. Cited from St. Cuthbert's, by Robert E. Knowles
  • Thrice he rushed me, and thrice I caught his knife blow upon my shield. Cited from At the Earth's Core, Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • Thrice he rushed, and each time he slew nine chiefs of fame. Cited from The Children's Hour, Volume 3 (of 10), by Various
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