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Great Expectations
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  • At length little Jane, perceiving its young brains to be imperilled, softly left her place, and with many small artifices coaxed the dangerous weapon away.

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  • the terrorist attack imperils peace talks
  • I told Sana that your brother’s escape depended on it—and that giving any more details could imperil the jailbreak.
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