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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
 
Chase
 
  Chase each other over the wind, as vagrant high-sweeping clouds chase over the sky.
            —Donald G. Mitchell
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  Chase him as a tempest chases flame.
            —Oriental Proverb
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  Chased as the chaff of the mountains before the wind, and like a rolling thing before the whirlwind.
            —Old Testament
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  Chased away as a vision of the night.
            —Old Testament
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  Chased you, as bees do.
            —Old Testament
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  Chasing like fire.
            —George John Whyte-Melville
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