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War and Peace
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  • He was succumbing to irresistible, youthful, childish drowsiness.
  • Sonya did not succumb to the tender tone Natasha used toward her.
  • When he was informed that among others awaiting him in his reception room there was a Frenchman who had brought a letter from his wife, the Countess Helene, he felt suddenly overcome by that sense of confusion and hopelessness to which he was apt to succumb.

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  • Everyone insisted she attend and she finally succumbed.
  • She predicted that 40% of Atlantic salmon would succumb to the disease.

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