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Search phrase: back-door

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CymbelineCym V.iii.45The life o'th' need: having found the back-door openThe life o'th'need: hauing found the backe doore open
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW III.iii.22My master, Sir John, is come in at your back-door,My M. Sir Iohn is come in at your backe doore

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