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Rafter ends that jut out from under the roof will rot first.
I'd sooner be called a successful crook than a destitute monarch.
The farmhouse lingers, though averse to square
With the new city street it has to wear
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He took him down below a cramping rafter,
And showed him, through a manhole in the floor,
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Listen, I knew ya since you was a little kid. You was always a regular kinda crook. I never figured ya for a louse.
General [George] Crook gave me a very agreeable present this afternoon--a pair of his old brigadier-general straps. The stars are ...
Wilmer Cook: Keep on riding me, they're gonna be picking iron out of your liver.
Sam Spade: The cheaper the crook, the gaudie
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People have got to know whether or not their president is a crook. Well, I'm not a crook.
My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind,
So flewed, so sanded; and their heads are hung
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When Paul Bunyan's loggers roofed an Oregon bunkhouse with shakes, fog was so thick that they shingled forty feet into space befor ...
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