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War and Peace
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  • At a moment when all was quiet before the commencement of a song, a door leading to the stalls on the side nearest the Rostovs’ box creaked, and the steps of a belated arrival were heard.
  • Meantime, according to the dispositions which said that "the First Column will march" and so on, the infantry of the belated columns, commanded by Bennigsen and directed by Toll, had started in due order and, as always happens, had got somewhere, but not to their appointed places.

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  • Behind Kile, Henri belatedly joined in the laughter.
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  • Belatedly, Mabel asked, "Is that Lindsey Wells?"
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