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Usage examples for flowers

  1. I've seen him- sent him flowers, sat beside him. – The Planet Strappers by Raymond Zinke Gallun
  2. " We are well off for wild flowers here," he answered. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. The next day was a day of forest and flowers. – The Port of Adventure by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
  4. You are not to take those flowers home with you- do you understand? – The Scarlet Feather by Houghton Townley
  5. That's all right, answered Mr. Crewe; it doesn't cost anything to look at flowers, that's what they're for. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  6. Oh, but my flowers know when I water them, and could not bear to have me leave them altogether to others. – Barbara in Brittany by E. A. Gillie
  7. I wish I were like the flowers. – Windows (Fifth Series Plays) by John Galsworthy Last Updated: February 10, 2009
  8. Every time during that summer that Philip saw his cousin, he thought her prettier than she had ever been before; some new touch of colour, some fresh sweet charm, seemed to have been added, just as every summer day calls out new beauty in the flowers. – Sylvia's Lovers -- Complete by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
  9. Did you receive the flowers I sent this morning? – The Front Yard by Constance Fenimore Woolson
  10. The same man, sir, who was found in the garden, looking at your flowers. – The Guilty River by Wilkie Collins
  11. Flowers don't need meant to be seen. – Dramatic Technique by George Pierce Baker
  12. But the flowers were already dead. – Growth of the Soil by Knut Hamsun
  13. " The sooner you put those flowers into water," he added, turning to his wife, " the longer they will last." – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  14. You are fond of flowers, David? – Jezebel's Daughter by Wilkie Collins
  15. What lovely flowers you have! – Jacqueline, v1 by Th. Bentzon (Mme. Blanc)
  16. Of all flowers that grow, heart's- ease is the one I most prize." – Kenelm Chillingly, Book 5. by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  17. And for us, where are our spring flowers? – Literary and General Lectures and Essays by Charles Kingsley
  18. I'm fond of flowers myself. – Beyond by John Galsworthy
  19. I had thrown her some flowers, and she had looked at me; at least I fancied that she had. – The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
  20. " She was so wise," sobbed her little maid, as she placed flowers in the cold hand, " she knew everything." – The Necklace of Princess Fiorimonde and Other Stories by Mary De Morgan
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