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  • [58] 'Plash' was, in later editions, altered to 'Pluck.'

    Works of John Bunyan — Volume 03

  • Sadly for their writers' social ambitions, and for the future dreams of "Dame Antonia," a wasp, a bosom, a medically attentive mouth and the paparazzi skills of the Plash girls ensure that the captain of a British destroyer has to come and provide the finishing touch to the plot.

    Peter Stothard - Times Online - WBLG:

  • Sadly for their writers' social ambitions, and for the future dreams of "Dame Antonia," a wasp, a bosom, a medically attentive mouth and the paparazzi skills of the Plash girls ensure that the captain of a British destroyer has to come and provide the finishing touch to the plot.

    Hi-pri spy-guy here

  • Plash, splash, plash, splash, were the only sounds we heard from the commencement of the march until we found the bomas occupying the only dry spots along the line of march.

    How I Found Livingstone

  • Here you are: Packthread, Pastime, Pin -- there's a lot about Pin -- Plash.

    Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 153, November 21, 1917

  • Plash ... plash ... the weave of sea fern beat with the tide against the sunken steps.

    Two Selves

  • Plash-Goo lived in the plains, there dwelt the dwarf whose name was

    Tales of Wonder

  • In a thatched cottage of enormous size, so vast that we might consider it a palace, but only a cottage in the style of its building, its timbers and the nature of its interior, there lived Plash-Goo.

    Tales of Wonder

  • Plash-Goo shot over the edge and for some way further, out towards Space, like a stone; then he began to fall.

    Tales of Wonder

  • And the dwarf though briefly squat was broader than may be dreamed, beyond all breadth of man, and stronger than men may know; strength in its very essence dwelt in that little frame, as a spark in the heart of a flint: but to Plash-Goo he was no more than mis-shapen, bearded and squat, a thing that dared to defy all natural laws by being more broad than long.

    Tales of Wonder

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