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  • Was looking after the upkeep of the road, he declared.
  • Can’t say I saw any road or any upkeep, unless the body of a middle-aged negro, with a bullet-hole in the forehead, upon which I absolutely stumbled three miles farther on, may be considered as a permanent improvement.

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  • Just basic upkeep.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • "Courtesans go through the same experience: they’re taken in at a young age, and are bound to their brothels until they can earn back every coin that went into their training, upkeep, and wardrobe."
    Sarah J. Maas  --  Throne of Glass

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