- I tumbled on the truth by the merest accident, when I'd pretty nearly chucked the whole job.
- The tiger, having had its wounds treated, was returned by the villagers to the animal sanctuary without incident.
- I was assailed by the stupid, but unshakeable, idea that if I was imprudent enough to move my hand I'd be noticed.
- Her arms were wrapped around her knees, her chin rested on her locked hands.
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