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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • These two seemed to keep at a distance from the fire, that the horse might not become restive.
  • Her manner was restive, for she remembered her promise, and imagined what he was about to say.
  • Troy introduced himself to the manager by taming a restive horse of the troupe, hitting a suspended apple with a pistol-bullet fired from the animal’s back when in full gallop, and other feats.

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  • Employees became restive as management grew increasingly more demanding.
  • She grew restive during the discussion and finally began to collect her things to leave.

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