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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
  Hastened like homing pigeons, which do not look behind.
            —Hamlin Garland
  Haste … like flaming tapers brightening as they wasted.
            —James Whitcomb Riley
Like as the waves make towards the pebbled shore,
So do our minutes hasten to their end.
            —William Shakespeare
  Hastes … like as war horse to the fray.
            —Johann Wulffer
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