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War and Peace
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  • "He chose his friends badly," interposed Anna Mikhaylovna.
  • "Not yet!" interposed Napoleon, and, as if fearing to give vent to his feelings, he frowned and nodded slightly as a sign that Balashev might proceed.
  • "Well, you know, Maman," Nicholas interposed, knowing how to translate things into his mother’s language, "Prince Alexander Golitsyn has founded a society and in consequence has great influence, they say."
  • The Tugendbund is all vewy well for the sausage eaters, but I don’t understand it and can’t even pwonounce it," interposed Denisov in a loud and resolute voice.

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  • Michael moved in front of the machine, interposing himself between Octavian and the two Greek demigods.
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