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  • She could not fathom whether it was curiosity, devotion, gratitude, or apprehension and distrustóbut the expression on all the faces was identical.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • At Grunth also some apprehension and alarm could be felt, but the nearer Prince Andrew came to the French lines the more confident was the appearance of our troops.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The faces all expressed animation and apprehension, but it seemed to Pierre that the cause of the excitement shown in some of these faces lay chiefly in questions of personal success; his mind, however, was occupied by the different expression he saw on other facesóan expression that spoke not of personal matters but of the universal questions of life and death.  (not reviewed by editor)

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