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  • And as quickly from under the peak of his cap, he had seen her, his swarthy predative face was alert.

    The Virgin and the Gypsy

  • “Good-morning, my ladies and gentlemen,” she said, eyeing the girls from her bold, predative eyes.

    The Virgin and the Gypsy

  • So now, he showed himself at the rectory, and slowly, quietly busied himself at his cart outside the white gate, with that air of silent and forever-unyielding outsideness which gave him his lonely, predative grace.

    The Virgin and the Gypsy

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