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  • And leave you alone in this dark, straw-filled room

    The Tale Of Brave Grinelda

  • A straw-filled box for the broody hen sat on the floor.

    The Chicken Chronicles

  • She had even rested briefly on the same straw-filled mattress where she now lay.

    Dark Moon of Avalon

  • The billboard shows three crowned men riding camels toward a humble manger in which a man and woman kneel beside a straw-filled bassinet, all silhouetted beneath a prominent six-pointed star.

    Atheistic Holiday Billboard Irks Religious Commuters

  • The straw-filled mattress looked as good as a feather bed to her right then.

    Men Don't Leave Me

  • Kahlan folded the blanket under the foot of the straw-filled mattress as she watched Cara shut the door.

    Men Don't Leave Me

  • She stripped off some of her heavier clothing, doused the lamp, and then sat down on the straw-filled pallet.

    Men Don't Leave Me

  • But for the present, little droog, get your bleeding gulliver down on your straw-filled podooshka and let's have no more trouble from anyone.

    Where's the show?

  • Sympathetic magic to bring rain; women beaten with straw-filled bags to make them cry

    Aztec Calendar

  • Through the gloom we discerned straw-filled wooden crates and pallets piled high with tiles, ranged in rows around the room.

    Oscar Wilde and the Dead Man’s Smile

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