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  • Mr. Tulkinghorn retires into another chamber; bells ring, feet shuffle and patter, silence ensues.
  • There ensues the carrying of Mr. Smallweed upstairs, which is done to perfection with the trooper’s help.
  • I could have no anticipation, and I had none, that something very startling to me at the moment, and ever memorable to me in what ensued from it, was to happen before this day was out.
  • What was to ensue when we found her and what could compensate us for this loss of time were questions also that I could not possibly dismiss; my mind was quite tortured by long dwelling on such reflections when we stopped.

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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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