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At this point our affable, reedy and somewhat tweedy speaker becomes a bit nervous.
Boardwalks circuit the little lakes and reedy creeks, and the buses stop to let parties of trippers stroll at their own pace.
It was something else, an awesome expanse of reedy sameness.
With a distended belly out of proportion to her reedy frame, she seems at once overweight and frail.
They were accustomed to sleep in the open, while the picketed horses grazed beside them near some shallow, reedy pool.
His voice was thin, reedy, not quite suited for the high notes or large gestures of the standard tenor.

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