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ensuing
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War and Peace
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  • Silence ensued.
  • Loud, coarse laughter and joyous shouts ensued.
  • In the silence that ensued, the snoring of those who had fallen asleep could be heard.
  • He grew silent, and quiet ensued for a moment, terrible to Countess Mary.
  • And really, during the awkward silence that ensued, that insufficiently patriotic person entered whom Anna Pavlovna had been waiting for and wished to convert, and she, smiling and shaking a finger at Hippolyte, invited Prince Vasili to the table and bringing him two candles and the manuscript begged him to begin.
  • "Count!" exclaimed the timid yet theatrical voice of Vereshchagin in the midst of the momentary silence that ensued, "Count!

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  • Ensuing events confirmed the prediction.
  • Sudan’s violence and ensuing disruption killed hundreds of thousands of civilians.

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