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A Christmas Carol
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  • Scrooge resumed his labours with an improved opinion of himself, and in a more facetious temper than was usual with him.
  • "You will be haunted," resumed the Ghost, "by Three Spirits."
  • He was about to speak; but with her head turned from him, she resumed.
  • "But he was very light to carry," she resumed, intent upon her work, "and his father loved him so, that it was no trouble: no trouble.

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  • We hope for a resumption of negotiations.
  • The United Nations vote permits a resumption of trade with the country.

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