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under deed. Unabridged
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  • Well, they shan't want while I'm alive, nor after my death neither, and Dick ud make his own way with nobody's help.

  • There's a cove I knows—a fence that is—as 'ud give me lots fur it.

    The Opal Serpent Fergus Hume
  • There's fellers 'ud hand over any sense they ever collected fer the dame that's had savvee to buy a fi' cent perfume.

    The Triumph of John Kars Ridgwell Cullum
  • "It 'ud be only a neck and neck race which would get to h-ll first," he said quietly.

  • Phwat for ud Oi be wantin' a returrn ticket when Oi'm here already?

    Mr. Punch's Irish Humour Charles Keene, Various
  • He doubted if ud Klavan could accept the hypothesis that Marlowe did not know he was a spy.

    Citadel Algirdas Jonas Budrys
  • And he they were after hangin' a fine big man, 'ud weigh every ounce of fourteen stone.

  • "We have gone to the Holliday government repeatedly," ud Klavan pleaded.

    Citadel Algirdas Jonas Budrys
  • If one uv 'em 'ud jus' come to me 'n' say: 'Jack, it's a fact, we can't ring in the solitary confinement act on you.

  • "The courts 'ud hand me big money damages for a libel like that," he declared.

    The Heart of Unaga Ridgwell Cullum
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