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recede
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Ulysses
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  • But hey, presto, the mirror is breathed on and the young knighterrant recedes, shrivels, dwindles to a tiny speck within the mist.
  • A hobgoblin in the image of Punch Costello, hipshot, crookbacked, hydrocephalic, prognathic with receding forehead and Ally Sloper nose, tumbles in somersaults through the gathering darkness.
  • All recedes.
  • (Twining, receding, with interchanging hands the night hours link each each with arching arms in a mosaic of movements.

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  • Her unhappy childhood memories receded as she grew older.
  • The pain is beginning to recede.

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