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Bleak House
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  • "His successor informed me of it yesterday," said Mr. Skimpole.
  • His successor is in my house now—in possession, I think he calls it.
  • But he wore out, poor man, so I have appointed his successor.

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  • He was President Lincoln’s successor.
  • The manager is nearing retirement, so they are searching for a successor.

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