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relent
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  • O, to him, to him, wench: he will relent; He’s coming; I perceive ’t.
  • Left her in her tears, and dried not one of them with his comfort; swallowed his vows whole, pretending, in her, discoveries of dishonour; in few, bestow’d her on her own lamentation, which she yet wears for his sake; and he, a marble to her tears, is washed with them, but relents not.
  • ] I’ll know His pleasure; may be he will relent.

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  • After what seemed like hours, the pain finally relented.
  • She won’t relent until you do what she asks.

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