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cane

and caine
n. cocaine. (Drugs.) Even the kids can afford to buy cane now. The social problems of the twenty-first century are starting right here.
References in classic literature ?
Now, then," said the duke, and as he spoke, lowered the cane almost level with the ground; "Pistache, my friend, jump for the `Illustrious Coxcomb, Mazarin de Piscina.
and he gave him the cane again, first making a semicircle from the head to the tail of Pistache.
He touched the knob of his cane, and helped himself, with infinite zest and enjoyment, to a pinch of snuff.
I was a big man, and he took two hacks to do it; but he hacked my arm off just outside the shoulder and dragged me back and laid me down on the cane.
Bolder,' said Squeers, tucking up his wristbands, and moistening the palm of his right hand to get a good grip of the cane, 'you're an incorrigible young scoundrel, and as the last thrashing did you no good, we must see what another will do towards beating it out of you.
following with a pair of canes, entered the room and proclaimed silence.
His thoughts were certainly still occupied with Frederic Larsan's new cane.
Almost immediately the door opened and Frederic Larsan made his appearance, brandishing his famous cane.
So far as Timothy McManus was concerned, the dapper young man was destiny; for as Tim passed him, the young man, with utmost deliberation, thrust his cane between Tim's flying legs.
Facino Cane, whose lands won by the sword were taken by the Dukes of Milan?
One of these, a gentleman in elegant attire, carried in his hand a cane, which he twirled in a jaunty manner as he loitered on; the other, an obsequious, crouching, fawning figure, listened to what he said--at times throwing in a humble word himself--and, with his shoulders shrugged up to his ears, rubbed his hands submissively, or answered at intervals by an inclination of the head, half-way between a nod of acquiescence, and a bow of most profound respect.
Bumble, tapping the undertaker on the shoulder, in a friendly manner, with his cane.
The breast of his coat was ornamented with an outside pocket from which there peeped forth the cleanest end of a very large and very ill-favoured handkerchief; his dirty wristbands were pulled on as far as possible and ostentatiously folded back over his cuffs; he displayed no gloves, and carried a yellow cane having at the top a bone hand with the semblance of a ring on its little finger and a black ball in its grasp.
For a moment we gazed about us in quest of a more practicable route; it was, however, at once apparent that there was no resource but to pierce this thicket of canes at all hazards.
You remember the great bristle of sharp canes down below where we found the skeleton of the American?