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- I did have that fad, didn't I? - "A Man and a Woman", Stanley Waterloo.
- Give her a week of handlin' and trim her up, and it'll be Jack for mother at a stiff price; he's so bent on his fad, he'll take a chance on her age. - "The Red-Blooded Heroes of the Frontier", Edgar Beecher Bronson.
- She has some fad about spoiling the magnetic current of Apollo or something. - "The Altar Steps", Compton MacKenzie.