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summon
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Hard Times
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  • When Mr. Gradgrind was summoned to the couch, Sissy, attentive to all that happened, slipped behind that wicked shadow — a sight in the horror of his face, if there had been eyes there for any sight but one — and whispered in his ear.

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  • I was summoned to the principal’s office.
  • I summoned all my courage and walked into the room.

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