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A Tale of Two Cities
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A Tale of Two Cities
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  • Had they conferred together?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • How lightly I valued the obligation I was conferring on my friend Mr. Charles!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Not in the wine-shop did Madame Defarge confer with these ministers, but in the shed of the wood-sawyer, erst a mender of roads.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Mr. Cruncher did not assist at the closing sports, but had remained behind in the churchyard, to confer and condole with the undertakers.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • They had conferred together until the last moment, when it was necessary for the French gentlemen to be landed in their boat.  (not reviewed by editor)

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