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- The workman assented, and followed her to the landing. - "Tess of the d'Urbervilles A Pure Woman", Thomas Hardy.
- Quickly, like a good workman, Clutching Hand went to the telephone instrument and by dint of keeping his finger on the hook and his back to Aunt Josephine succeeded in conveying the illusion that he was examining it. - "The Exploits of Elaine", Arthur B. Reeve.
- Where the many toil together, there am I among my own; Where the tired workman sleepeth, there am I with him alone. - "The Poems of Henry Van Dyke", Henry Van Dyke.