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A great gust of wind forced it against her as soon as she turned the handle; standing firm, she peeped into darkness.
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Already, however, a few pretty houses, with green lawns in front, peeped out from the bushes of lilac and clematis.
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The morning's adventure immediately rushed into Popanilla's mind, and he proceeded forthwith to examine the contents of his chest; but with advantages which had not been yet enjoyed by those who had previously peeped into it.
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The next moment I was awake, and found myself sitting up in my tent; there was a glimmer of light through the canvas caused by the fire; a feeling of dread came over me, which was perhaps natural, on starting suddenly from one's sleep in that wild lone place; I half imagined that some one was nigh the tent; the idea made me rather uncomfortable, and to dissipate it I lifted up the canvas of the door and peeped out, and, lo!
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Tom peeped into the window over his brother's shoulder.
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For ten minutes he worked on and then, curiosity getting the better of him, he walked slowly to the tool-shed and, opening the door a little way, peeped in.
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From the folds of a soft white cambric neck-cloth peeped the points of a collar close against each shaven cheek.
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Abbie's watch lay ticking softly in its marble and velvet bed, and had to be examined and sighed over; and Abbie's diamond pin in the jewel-case also demanded attention-then there were some blue and gold volumes to be peeped at, and Longfellow received more than a peep; then, most witching of all, "Say and Seal," in two volumes-the very books Sadie had borrowed once, and returned, before Ester had a chance to discover how Faith managed about the ring.
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So as the red sun peeped in a good-night from a little corner of the closed curtain, it found Ester not angry, but _very_ sad.
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I RUTH'S FATHER Just as the key clicked in the lock and the front door opened, a bright face peeped over the baluster from the hall above.
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Ruth had an interested audience as she unrolled some of the packages and peeped into others to see what they contained, and could he have heard the enthusiastic comments Uncle Jerry would have felt still more sure of his place in the hearts of his Glenloch friends.
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Presently the rain ceased, the wind abated its rage and the thunder pealed faint with distance, while ever and anon the gloom gave place to a vague light, where, beyond the flying cloud-wrack, a faint moon peeped.
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Past sombre trees, mighty of girth and branch, I hurried; past still pools, full of a moony radiance, where lilies floated; past marble fauns and dryads that peeped ghost-like from leafy solitudes; past sundial and carven bench, by clipped yew-hedges and winding walks until, screened in shadow, I paused to look upon a great and goodly house; and as I stood there viewing it over from terrace-walk to gabled roof, I heard a distant clock chime ten.
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Ever and anon the moon peeped through wrack of flying cloud, by whose pale beam I caught glimpses of bellying sails towering aloft with their indefinable mass of gear and rigging, and the heel and lift of her looming forecastle as the stately vessel rose to the heaving seas or plunged in a white smother of foam.
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But deeming all this nonsense pure, She peeped through a chink of the door.
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And yet my curiosity was so strong that a few minutes afterward I peeped back again, just to see what he was doing.
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Miss Corona turned over on her pillows, lifted one corner of the white window-blind and peeped out.
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They peeped out at the sea of faces in front of the brown calico curtains separating the stage and dressing rooms from the audience.
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Beneath the note paper a tiny gray head peeped out from under a doll blanket and a plaintive "miauw" greeted her.
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Again he peeped over the sage.
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Examples of Peeped

Example #1
She withdrew to the back sitting-room, and Nancy, with quick step, went to open the house-door.
Example #2
No enemy but winter and rough weather,' chanted a familiar voice.
Example #3
Before the green railings of one of these a gentleman played hoop with a very young, blond-haired child.
Example #4
After a brisk run, he returned by chance through the Porte Maillot, then not nearly so thickly inhabited as it is to-day.
Example #5
The monkeys had not been composed to sleep by the 'Universal Linguist' of Mr. Hamilton.
Example #6
It is said, however, that some monkeys have been since seen skipping about the island, with their tails cut off; and that they have even succeeded in passing themselves off for human beings among those people who do not read novels, and are consequently unacquainted with mankind.