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  • — This was so distinctly one of his subjects that he interposed.
  • But the riding-master eye had observed the bottle of the nine oils in her bosom, and he now interposed with ’Leave the bottle, my dear; ith large to carry; it will be of no uthe to you now.
  • So does the eye of Heaven itself become an evil eye, when incapable or sordid hands are interposed between it and the things it looks upon to bless.
  • Pray, sir,’ Mrs. Sparsit interposed, with sprightly cheerfulness, ’don’t disparage your judgment.
  • Mr. Bounderby, who had been in danger of bursting in silence, interposed here with a project for postponing the family dinner till half-past six, and taking Mr. James Harthouse in the meantime on a round of visits to the voting and interesting notabilities of Coketown and its vicinity.

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  • Where were their voices when the lips of Governor Barnett dripped with words of interposition and nullification?
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  • Michael moved in front of the machine, interposing himself between Octavian and the two Greek demigods.
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