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(of games) engaged in

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So by degrees it came about that these plays lost their connection with the churches, and were no more played in or near them.
we are told, "The places where they played them was in every streete.
The mother played her accompaniments and at the same time watched her daughter with greedy admiration and nervous apprehension.
She played very well, keeping excellent waltz time and infusing an expression into the strains which was indeed inspiring.
She sometimes liked to sit in the room of mornings when Madame Ratignolle played or practiced.
And it was well that Daylight played closely at first, for he was astounded by the multitudes of sharks--"ground-sharks," he called them--that flocked about him.
And in the meantime he played small hands, investing in several arid-lands reclamation projects and keeping his eyes open for the big chance when it should come along.
And maybe I stand a better chance to learn the game he's been playing all his life than he would stand of learning the game I played up North.
We read turn about, one taking the story up as the other tired, and as we read the drama played itself under the open sky and in the free air with such orchestral effects as the soughing woods or some rippling stream afforded.
At the second note the hangman let his prisoner go, and danced also, and by the time he had played the first bar of the tune, all were dancing together--judge, court, and miser, and all the people who had followed to look on.
It was a game for two, played on a table or a form with steel pens.
Every afternoon, when school was over, the children came and played with the Giant.
D'Arnault played until his manager came and shut the piano.
Michael's jaw dropped and his forefeet began their restless lifting after several measures had been played.
But whenever one of the songs he had learned from Steward was played, he responded.