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relent
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Emma
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  • — Mr. Knightley could not impute to Emma a more relenting heart than she possessed, or a heart more disposed to accept of his.
  • In two minutes, however, he relented in his own favour; and muttering something about spruce-beer, walked off.

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  • After what seemed like hours, the pain finally relented.
  • She won’t relent until you do what she asks.

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