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  • I raised my mother up, praying and beseeching her not to stoop before me in such affliction and humiliation.
  • Lastly, the client, shaking hands, beseeches Mr. Vholes, for heaven’s sake and earth’s sake, to do his utmost to "pull him through" the Court of Chancery.
  • Do, I beseech you, think of that!

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  • She teaches and beseeches her students to think about their future.
  • He closed the prayer by beseeching God to grant them wisdom and patience.

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