day and night


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day and night

All the time. I've been working day and night to make sure that everything is perfect when your mom comes to visit.
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day and night

 and night and day
all the time; around the clock. The nurse was at her bedside day and night. The house is guarded night and day.
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day and night

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They immediately attacked us on every side, and a constant heavy fire ensued between us day and night for the space of nine days.
All that day and night the family was half-crazed with fear that Ona and the boy had lost their places; and in the morning they set out earlier than ever, after the little fellow had been beaten with a stick by Jurgis.
We had run up the trades to get the wind of the island we were after--I am not allowed to be more plain--and now we were running down for it with a bright lookout day and night.
But for his brother-in-law he had a house built with huge ovens all round it, that were kept heated all day and night.
Then he plucked the flower, and set out and travelled day and night, till he came again to the castle.
At all hours of the day and night the sailors in the forecastle amused themselves and aggravated us by burlesquing our visit to royalty.
The dresser on duty had to be at hand day and night to see to any casualty that came in.
Aching eyes scanned the horizon day and night until the weak and weary watchers would sink exhausted to the bottom of the boat, and there wrest in dream-disturbed slumber a moment's respite from the horrors of the waking reality.
I took a risk leaving him free, but during the latter part of the time he was watched day and night.
By day and night the smoke rose in clouds from all the beaches of all the islands of Oolong as we paid the penalty of our wrongdoing.
Then, also, day and night, there were to be ten men awake with their clubs and spears and arrows in their hands, ready to fight.
I had to pass coal for the day and night shifts, and, despite working through the noon-hour, I never finished my task before eight at night.
The motion of rotation is that which produces day and night on the surface of the moon; save that there is only one day and one night in the lunar month, each lasting three hundred and fifty-four and one-third hours.
Yonder where the storms rush down into the sea, and the snout of the mountain drinketh water, shall each on a time have his day and night watches, for HIS testing and recognition.
Three weeks they spent among the rich farm islands, which heaped up levees and pumped day and night to keep afloat.