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Dorothea. 1885–1968, Australian poet, who wrote "My Country", Australia's best known poem
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  • mackellar fled before his face as it had been the face of the Medusa.

  • I saw his smile in the light of his lanthom, 'twas no other than mackellar of Kilbride!

  • To a fine fellow called mackellar first and to my king and country after?

  • Dr. mackellar comes to take my place, and my watch is at an end.

  • Hal and mackellar looked at the old Swede, and the three of them began to laugh.

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  • Do you happen to have a typewriter in the house, Mr. mackellar?

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  • "That was while he was running for election," said mackellar.

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  • Hal realised it must have happened while he was escaping from mackellar's.

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  • mackellar and Edstrom had been listening enthralled to this exciting conversation.

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  • And mackellar sat down suddenly, and held out his crutches to Hal.

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