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  1. There was a noisy rookery in a stand.
  2. The place was a rookery of pterodactyls.
  3. But he's been hurt once already this rookery for a bit.
  4. At last the woods rose; the rookery clustered dark; a loud cawing broke the morning stillness.
  5. The feasting hall was lively as a skimmer rookery with conversation and the companionable clatter of tableware.

  6. Lord John Roxton and I turned down Vigo Street together and through the dingy portals of the famous aristocratic rookery.
  7. You may remember that day we found the pterodactyl rookery in the swamp—what? Well, somethin' in the lie of the land took my notice.
  8. Another field crossed—a lane threaded—and there were the courtyard walls—the back offices: the house itself, the rookery still hid.
  9. The house out back, to which he led Charlie, was still serving as a rookery for pigeons—even more of them, if possible—and Charlie had to pretend not to be bothered by the smell.
  10. Tearing free of the talons, the robin attacked the crow, pecking at its eyes with such ferocity that the crow cawed in terror, frightening the crows in the nearby rookery, so that they all took off as one, turning the sky turned black.
  11. Its grey front stood out well from the background of a rookery, whose cawing tenants were now on the wing: they flew over the lawn and grounds to alight in a great meadow, from which these were separated by a sunk fence, and where an array of mighty old thorn trees, strong, knotty, and broad as oaks, at once explained the etymology of the mansion’s designation.

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