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Correct spelling: sews

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  1. And she sews always she sews in the dull room- and her spirit rebels. – A Chair on The Boulevard by Leonard Merrick
  2. The lady sews quicker than you, mother. – Peg Woffington by Charles Reade
  3. No, she is not sick, for she always sits up, and sews – The Fatal Glove by Clara Augusta Jones Trask
  4. But now he's gotta buy new pants if his old ones is tore, and a new shirt besides, and he sews the buttons on his vest, and he's took to wearin' a necktie. – The Heart of the Range by William Patterson White
  5. When my old grandmother sews such things together she calls it a crazy- quilt; but I never thought such a jumble could come to life. – The Patchwork Girl of Oz by L. Frank Baum
  6. No one sews a piece of new cloth on an old coat; otherwise the patch breaks away from it, the new from the old, and the tear is made worse. – The Children's Bible by Henry A. Sherman Charles Foster Kent
  7. When wound up, the figure sews very stiffly and stops slowly. – Entertainments for Home, Church and School by Frederica Seeger
  8. Woman- at least the kind of woman whom one sees at Tango Teas- no longer bakes, or weaves, or spins, or makes medicines, or even sews as her grandmothers- or, to be quite accurate, her grandmothers' grandmothers- did. – The Book of This and That by Robert Lynd
  9. What no other sewing machine attempts to do, it runs, and does not stitch, it sews the more delicate materials an ordinary sewing machine cuts or draws.... – The Invention of the Sewing Machine by Grace Rogers Cooper
  10. She knows French, musick, and drawing, sews neatly, makes shell- work, and can milk cows; in short, she can do every thing. – The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL.D. by James Boswell