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Usage examples for jasper

  1. And besides, my daddy's goin' into the Eastern Counties with the Welsh ponies, and so is Jasper Bozzell and Rhona. – Aylwin by Theodore Watts-Dunton
  2. Had she ever seen Mr. Jasper before his arrival last week? – Linda Condon by Joseph Hergesheimer
  3. The flagstaff being shot away, falling outside into the ditch, a young sergeant, named Jasper, distinguished himself by jumping after it, fetching back and rehoisting the colours under a heavy fire. – The Major Operations of the Navies in the War of American Independence by A. T. Mahan
  4. That is just what he would have done, and Jasper did not answer. – A Cumberland Vendetta by John Fox, Jr.
  5. As you hate Jasper, I hate whom I please. – The Fatal Jealousie (1673) by Henry Nevil Payne Commentator: Willard Thorp
  6. " Jasper is a strange fellow, but he will do me no harm. – In the Days of Drake by J. S. Fletcher
  7. Jasper was yet to come and, with ears alert to every word behind him, the lad fixed his eyes where he should see him first. – A Cumberland Vendetta by John Fox, Jr.
  8. Jasper was that rare thing known as the perfect locker room servant. – Fore! by Charles Emmett Van Loan
  9. It was some other jasper. – The Desert Valley by Jackson Gregory
  10. " Well, one is, that we have a play," began Jasper. – Five Little Peppers at School by Margaret Sidney
  11. He told Jasper to lead his boy on. – Way of the Lawless by Max Brand
  12. Saddle Jasper for Mr. Bayard, and bring him around to the door. – Her Mother's Secret by Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  13. Brownie Beaver gave Jasper a quick look. – The Tale of Brownie Beaver by Arthur Scott Bailey
  14. And the siege of his second wife is also another siege, more lower than his first wife; and it is also of jasper, bordered with gold, as that other is. – The-Travels-of-Sir-John-Mandeville by Mandeville, John, Sir
  15. Here's young Jasper crying like a good one. – The New Boy at Hilltop by Ralph Henry Barbour
  16. She began to explain that Mr. Hare had sent Jasper out, and Mrs. Hare had thought it better to wait no longer for the man's return, so had dispatched her, Wilson, for Miss Barbara. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  17. " He has treated me as if I were a dog," said Jasper; " and a dog can bite." – What Will He Do With It, Book 10. by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  18. The Flint House now belonged to Jasper Musk. – Peccavi by E. W. Hornung
  19. But here the jasper is said to be one of the twelve foundations, even one of those foundations in which are writ the names of the twelve apostles of the Lamb, which one would think did put this jasper now into another state, even to be a representation of one of the twelve apostles, and not of the Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ himself. – The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3 by John Bunyan
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