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  • "May I stay a little longer?" he said, letting his stout body sink into an armchair beside her.
  • The most noted are the glasses with stout cylindrical legs (Plate I.
  • At last, however, his temporary connexion with the college de Beauvais was ended by a feat of arms which proved him as stout a fighter with his sword as with his pen; and, since his victory was won over officers of the king's guard, it again became expedient for him to change his place of residence.
  • And that stout one in spectacles is the universal Freemason, she went on, indicating Pierre.
  • Tall and stout, holding high her fifty-year-old head with its gray curls, she stood surveying the guests, and leisurely arranged her wide sleeves as if rolling them up.