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  • "Well, I was kind o 'figurin' on it that sort of a way myself," admitted

    Jan A Dog and a Romance

  • You see I was kind of figurin 'somethin' like this when I first come to this here place -- 'way back when I met you that evenin'.

    Sundown Slim

  • "He's got a way o 'figurin' out things that's wonderful, an 'once in a while that way o' figurin 'has saved his life.

    Injun and Whitey to the Rescue

  • "I started talkin ''bout braided linen ropes, not 'bout cattle thieves, so they's no use tellin' you of all th 'figurin', an 'trailin', an 'hard ridin' we did.

    Injun and Whitey to the Rescue

  • I watched a woman over on the other side of the valley, packin 'water two hundred feet from the spring to the house; an' I did some figurin '.

    CHAPTER XX

  • Ten million twenty-seven thousand and forty-two dollars and sixty-eight cents is my figurin 'on my expenses.

    Chapter IV

  • Of course that-all's taken from the winnings before we-all get to figurin 'on the whack-up.

    Chapter IV

  • I've ben doin 'a lot of figurin' this week, an 'it's most surprisin'.

    THE APOSTATE: written by Jack London

  • Without knowing how many of my uneducated brothers and sisters participated vs. the educated, I need some help figurin '.

    CNN Poll: Obama approval under 50 percent

  • Don't want to be in range of me chatterin 'in their ear that they need to be figurin' out the pitcher.

    The Measure Of A Man

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