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A Tale of Two Cities
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  • The gentleman then beckoned to the young lady, and they, too, went out.
  • He looked back over his shoulder, and beckoned them to enter.
  • Mr. Lorry, who had gone out when the young lady and her father went out, now reappeared, and beckoned to Jerry: who, in the slackened interest, could easily get near him.
  • Rendered in a manner desperate, by her state and by the beckoning of their conductor, he drew over his neck the arm that shook upon his shoulder, lifted her a little, and hurried her into the room.
  • But, it beckoned him back in his sleep, and showed itself in shining forms.
  • Madame Defarge beckoned the Juryman and The Vengeance a little nearer to the door, and there expounded her further views to them thus: "She will now be at home, awaiting the moment of his death.

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  • I should be studying, but television beckons me.
  • The police officer beckoned me to come over.

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