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Usage examples for Flew

  1. This was the last straw, and the Baron flew into a passion. – Paris From the "Three Cities" by Emile Zola
  2. If Lucy Darleton was at home; if Lucy invited her to come: if she flew to Lucy: oh! – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. Neal flew at the man and knocked him down. – The Northern Iron 1907 by George A. Birmingham
  4. Equally unconscious was the amusement he felt, and that flew a fugitive smile in his eyes. – Erik Dorn by Ben Hecht
  5. She makes anything I ever flew except the old Lightnings look slow. – A Yankee Flier in Italy by Rutherford G. Montgomery
  6. He flew, and I followed. – The Foot-path Way by Bradford Torrey
  7. Her eyes flew open, but she lowered the lids immediately. – Black Oxen by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  8. The ruby- or what I thought was the ruby- flew out and fell at my feet. – The Paternoster Ruby by Charles Edmonds Walk
  9. Her thoughts flew fast. – From the Valley of the Missing by Grace Miller White
  10. He rose high above the woods and flew after them- oh! – Cossack Fairy Tales and Folk Tales by Anonymous
  11. The miles flew by. – Missing by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  12. Then the coach was gone; and two more guards flew by and were gone too. – Oddsfish! by Robert Hugh Benson
  13. The waves flew from before the footsteps of the Old Man of the Sea, and Mossy followed upon dry sand. – The Light Princess and Other Fairy Stories by George MacDonald
  14. Margaret flew to the door, and reached it before her. – David Elginbrod by George MacDonald
  15. He saw Ivra and Eric as he flew over their heads, of course, and they laughed and touched the Tree Man first. – The Little House in the Fairy Wood by Ethel Cook Eliot
  16. Swiftly and still more swiftly they flew. – Our Pilots in the Air by Captain William B. Perry
  17. He said: 'Bring her on, then, ' and I flew home to tell you. – Work: A Story of Experience by Louisa May Alcott
  18. The long hours of winter thus flew by like birds lost, one by one, in the night of the past. – Mohun, or, The Last Days of Lee by John Esten Cooke
  19. And she flung open the window, and almost flew through it in a moment, to look for her husband. – A Simpleton by Charles Reade
  20. The pigeon flew back to the pigeon house. – All About Johnnie Jones by Carolyn Verhoeff
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