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resumption
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Man And Superman
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  • Talk sense; or else go and waste someone else’s time: I have something better to do than listen to your fooleries [he positively kicks his way to his table and resumes his seat].
  • [resuming in the same gentle voice, ignoring her mother’s bad taste] Mamma knows that she is not strong enough to bear the whole responsibility for me and Rhoda without some help and advice.
  • [Reluctantly resuming his couch on the turf] Ear him talk, one ud think she was keepin company with him.
  • Ann hastily resumes her seat, and looks as unconcerned as possible.
  • But— [he stops, utterly appalled; then resumes feebly] No: look here, Ann: if there’s no harm in it there’s no point in doing it.
  • [resuming the calm phase of despair, and beginning to enjoy his broken heart and delicate attitude without knowing it] I don’t doubt that.
  • [He turns haughtily away and resumes his presidential seat].
  • Violet, who has almost lost her temper, controls herself with an effort; unclenches her fingers; and resumes her seat with studied tranquillity and reasonableness.
  • [Straker calmly resumes the melody and finishes it.

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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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