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Mountain Brook

noun
1.
a city in central Alabama, near Birmingham.
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  • Not a penny on the Father Smith, clear and sweet-voiced as a Mountain Brook.

    The Nebuly Coat John Meade Falkner
  • The water of Sugar Creek is pure, like that of a Mountain Brook.

    The Lost Army Thomas W. Knox
  • Swiftly it rose and fell, pure and clear as the tinkle of a Mountain Brook.

  • There was pasturage for the horses and burros on the other side of the Mountain Brook.

    The Chalice Of Courage Cyrus Townsend Brady
  • His laugh and tireless spirit reminded me of a Mountain Brook.

    In the Days of Poor Richard

    Irving Bacheller
  • He talked as cheerfully and as rapidly as a Mountain Brook runs.

    Aladdin O'Brien Gouverneur Morris
  • It seemed as if a Mountain Brook, a summer zephyr, and a wild-wood bird were in the box vying with each other in sweet melodies.

    Second Book of Tales

    Eugene Field
  • Barbara was introduced to a trout line and a Mountain Brook trout of her own catching.

    The Dual Alliance Marjorie Benton Cooke
  • A Mountain Brook turned an old water-wheel, supplying power for the workshops where the boys were trained.

    The Master of the Inn Robert Herrick
  • The sound of the Mountain Brook gives an illusion of rain drops,Yet the calm of the waning moon shines over all.

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