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Far from the Madding Crowd
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poise
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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • Castor and Pollux with their quiet shine were almost on the meridian: the barren and gloomy Square of Pegasus was creeping round to the north-west; far away through the plantation Vega sparkled like a lamp suspended amid the leafless trees, and Cassiopeia’s chair stood daintily poised on the uppermost boughs.

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  • She has great charm and great poise.
  • The once self-conscious girl is now a woman with considerable poise.

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