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David Copperfield
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  • This, and a few moments’ reflection, pacified her; but she was not at all disconcerted by what she had done (though I cannot say as much for her bonnet) and resumed her seat composedly.
  • I tried to pacify Dora, but she turned away her face, and shook her curls from side to side, and said, ’You cruel, cruel boy!’ so many times, that I really did not exactly know what to do: so I took a few turns up and down the room in my uncertainty, and came back again.

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  • The U.N. troops helped to pacify Bosnia
  • These were the people we had come to save, to pacify.
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