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  • We belated historians must not linger after his example; and if we did so, it is probable that our chat would be thin and eager, as if delivered from a campstool in a parrot-house.
  • ) But the months gained on him and left his plans belated: he had only had time to ask for that promise by which he sought to keep his cold grasp on Dorothea’s life.

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  • Behind Kile, Henri belatedly joined in the laughter.
    Kiera Cass  --  The Heir
  • Belatedly, Mabel asked, "Is that Lindsey Wells?"
    John Green  --  An Abundance of Katherines

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