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  • "I know precisely," said Dr. Livesey.
    Chapter 21 -- The Attack (42% in)
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  • You have been drinking rum; you have had a stroke, precisely as I told you; and I have just, very much against my own will, dragged you headforemost out of the grave.
    Chapter 2 -- Black Dog Appears and Disappears (90% in)
  • Where the ball passed, not one of us precisely knew, but I fancy it must have been over our heads and that the wind of it may have contributed to our disaster.
    Chapter 17 -- Narrative Continued by the Doctor: The Jolly-boat's. (82% in)

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