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  • A happy party it appeared to her, all interested in one object: cheerful beyond a doubt, for the sound of merriment ascended even to her.
  • Yes, it is exactly behind the house; begins at a little distance, and ascends for half a mile to the extremity of the grounds.
  • He was certainly better pleased to hand her into the barouche than to assist her in ascending the box, and his complacency seemed confirmed by the arrangement.
  • In looking back after Edmund, however, when there was any stretch of road behind them, or when he gained on them in ascending a considerable hill, they were united, and a "there he is" broke at the same moment from them both, more than once.

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  • We saw the rocket ascend.
  • The path ascended to the top of the hill

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