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Qi

In Inner Mongolia, a political subdivision approximately equivalent to a county.
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The old man paused with a blank stare for a little while, holding the one key erect on the ring; then with an agitated jerk he began to work with his bony left hand at emptying the tin box before him.
He rose and moved cautiously toward the opposite end of the table where lay the coveted key.
There was, therefore, only a little to be done to this key.
It was useless to waste time in trying to choose the one key wanted from the rest -- the one key was not well enough known to her to be readily identified.
Now, mistress," says the lawyer, tapping the key hastily upon the chimney-piece.
So Brus took the gold zecchins and De Vac the key, and the little prince played happily among the flowers of his royal father's garden, and all were satisfied; which was as it should have been.
The key proffered him by the bereaved widower being a large one, he slips his two-foot rule into a side-pocket of his flannel trousers made for it, and deliberately opens his flannel coat, and opens the mouth of a large breast-pocket within it before taking the key to place it in that repository.
If I send you down Miss Verinder's keys," she said to him, "I presume I shall have done all you want of me for the present?
The keys of your cabinet, desk, drawers, and whatever else you possess,' said he, rising and holding out his hand.
If I had made any difficulty about fetching the key, there might have been some excuse, but I went the very moment she said she wanted it.
It was the lock of the door which had been closed ten years and she put her hand in her pocket, drew out the key and found it fitted the keyhole.
Verily, like a thousand peals of children's laughter cometh Zarathustra into all sepulchres, laughing at those night-watchmen and grave-guardians, and whoever else rattleth with sinister keys.