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A Tale of Two Cities
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  • Its abiding place was in all things fitted to it.
  • Her inducement to come to me, relying on my confidence, had been the hope that I could tell her the name and place of abode.

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  • The sawyer himself did not participate in the conference, but abided at a little distance, like an outer satellite who was not to speak until required, or to offer an opinion until invited.

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as in: abide by her decision Define
to tolerate or put up with something
as in: abide in the forest Define
to live in a place or more rarely: to live with someone or something
as in: an abiding desire to Define
to remain or endure
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