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succession
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A Tale of Two Cities
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  • He was driven on, and other carriages came whirling by in quick succession; the Minister, the State-Projector, the Farmer-General, the Doctor, the Lawyer, the Ecclesiastic, the Grand Opera, the Comedy, the whole Fancy Ball in a bright continuous flow, came whirling by.
  • This had been the third morning in succession, on which there had been early drinking at the wine-shop of Monsieur Defarge.
  • Sydney had been working double tides that night, and the night before, and the night before that, and a good many nights in succession, making a grand clearance among Mr. Stryver’s papers before the setting in of the long vacation.
  • They continued to be uttered in their regular succession, with the cry, ’My husband, my father, and my brother!’ the counting up to twelve, and ’Hush!’
  • Several doors were opened in succession, and finally his own.

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  • She survived a succession of catastrophes.
  • Some investors are nervous that the founder and CEO is elderly, but others are comforted by a rigorous succession plan.

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