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  • “We need to move fast for the first half mile,” cautioned Tom, and he broke into a jog-trot that was fast enough to get them out of scent range but slow enough for Benny to match.

    Rot & Ruin

  • It must have been a sight to see, for he apparently played the wise, simple old codger, peering over his glasses while he told the jury what brilliant chaps Clarke and Russell and Asquith were: he didn't say they were too clever by half, exactly, but he thought it no bad thing that "the humble jog-trot" of his summing-up should intervene between their fireworks and the verdict.

    Watershed

  • After a time King urged his horse to a jog-trot, and the five Hillmen pattered in his wake, huddled so close together that the horse could easily have kicked more than one of them.

    In The Time Of Light

  • The dogs exceeded our expectations; they negotiated the two fairly steep slopes at a jog-trot.

    The South Pole~ Through the Mountains

  • Yet the Negro chieftains jog-trot national capitals of the world and venues of high-profile diplomatic gatherings, only to return to their slummy home countries, like picnickers.

    New Profile Of The Black Man

  • I galloped on, hoping to get through it, unable to see a yard before me; but it thickened, and I was obliged to subside into a jog-trot.

    A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains

  • Could my meek little jog-trot Pegasus meet the shock of yon steed of foaming bit and flaming nostril?

    The Virginians

  • ‘Even if you travel at a jog-trot we’ll be working that cliff in the dark.

    The Beekeeper's Apprentice

  • He is much too lazy, and careless, and flighty a fellow, to make a jog-trot journey, and arrive, as your lawyers do, at the end of their lives! but give him

    The History of Pendennis

  • He set off down the trail at a steady jog-trot; the seamen followed him, suiting their pace to his.

    The Conquering Sword Of Conan

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