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resumption
used in The Scarlet Letter

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beginning again
  • "It must be even so," resumed the minister.
    Chapter 8 -- The Elf-child and the Minister (66% in)
  • Not the less he is mine," resumed he, with a look of confidence, as if destiny were at one with him.
    Chapter 4 -- The Interview (79% in)
  • "There goes a woman," resumed Roger Chillingworth, after a pause, "who, be her demerits what they may, hath none of that mystery of hidden sinfulness which you deem so grievous to be borne.
    Chapter 10 -- The Leech and his Patient (60% in)
  • She had returned, therefore, and resumed—of her own free will, for not the sternest magistrate of that iron period would have imposed it—resumed the symbol of which we have related so dark a tale.
    Chapter 24 -- Conclusion (77% in)
  • She had returned, therefore, and resumed—of her own free will, for not the sternest magistrate of that iron period would have imposed it—resumed the symbol of which we have related so dark a tale.
    Chapter 24 -- Conclusion (78% in)

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