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rain

ombrophobia.
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To some few of the company it appeared rather a bold undertaking, considering the time of year, and that it had rained every day for the last fortnight;-- and Mrs.
His masters called out not to lay on so hard and to leave him alone, but the muleteers blood was up, and he did not care to drop the game until he had vented the rest of his wrath, and gathering up the remaining fragments of the lance he finished with a discharge upon the unhappy victim, who all through the storm of sticks that rained on him never ceased threatening heaven, and earth, and the brigands, for such they seemed to him.
His master had taught him, as he might an orang-outang, to rub the floors, dust the furniture, black his boots, brush his coats, and bring a lantern to guide him home at night if the weather were cloudy, and clogs if it rained.
It rained without remission - a cold, dense, lashing rain.
He stood up and then sat down again, and the tears rained down his cheeks.
She now felt a great inclination to go to the outer door; she wanted to see if it rained.
It has rained so hard and rained so long down in Lincolnshire that Mrs.
On the morning of the 17th it rained lightly, the first time this year, for about five hours.
It still rained, and I turned in to sleep, as wet as ever, and with a cruel sore throat, but a little comforted, perhaps, by having said good-night to my next neighbours, the people of Iona.