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Frank J. Wilstach, comp. A Dictionary of Similes.
As brisk as a bailiff.
As busy as bees in a glass hive.
Darts, like lichtnin flashin.
As lean as a lizard.
As mute as Pygmalion.
Plain and smooth like a Quakers meeting.
Sure as I hobble on ten toes.
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