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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • Gabriel resumed, primarily to gain the information, indirectly to get more of the music.
  • "And she don’t even let ye have the skins of the dead lambs, I hear?" resumed Joseph Poorgrass, his eyes lingering on the operations of Oak with the necessary melancholy.
  • Boldwood aroused himself from the momentary mood of confidence into which he had drifted, and walked on again, resuming his usual reserve.
  • Then she resumed rather tartly— "I don’t quite understand what you meant by saying that Mr. Boldwood would naturally come to meet me."
  • "No, Gabriel," he resumed, with a carelessness which was like the smile on the countenance of a skull: "it was made more of by other people than ever it was by us.

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  • We hope for a resumption of negotiations.
  • The United Nations vote permits a resumption of trade with the country.

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