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starts

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Every eye, every opera glass, was turned on the brightly colored group of riders at the moment they were in line to start.
As soon as his back was turned, I went to my writing desk to start the story.
If I couldn't drop him at the start, all I'd do is to keep away, smother up, an' wait.
Of course nobody knew; nobody at Waterloo ever does know where a train is going to start from, or where a train when it does start is going to, or anything about it.
But it's nearly time for the show to start, and we don't want to be late.
The night was not so dark but that, besides the lights at bows and mastheads gliding to and fro, they could discern some shadowy bulk attached; and now and then a ghostly lighter with a large dark sail, like a warning arm, would start up very near them, pass on, and vanish.
We start earlier in the morning, we travel later at night.
And that night the man says to me, 'What time start to-morrow, Charley?
And we start at three o'clock, for I am their man, and that which they say is to be done, I do.
They start a mile apart, and advance on each other, taking advantage of cover, retreating, circling, feinting--anything and everything permissible.
You start out from the Balesuna and I start from the Berande.
We tracked the number of appearance and starts made by each player - not including this weekend's encounters - and our research shows the average number of games played by each individual in that period stands at 17.