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forgo
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Nicholas Nickleby
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  • ’For my sake—for mine, Lenville—forego all idle forms, unless you would see me a blighted corse at your feet.’
  • …new melodrama; in another line by itself was an announcement of the last six nights of an old one; a third line was devoted to the re-engagement of the unrivalled African Knife-swallower, who had kindly suffered himself to be prevailed upon to forego his country engagements for one week longer; a fourth line announced that Mr Snittle Timberry, having recovered from his late severe indisposition, would have the honour of appearing that evening; a fifth line said that there were ’Cheers,…

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  • I forgo the blush, since there no longer seems to be a need for it.
    Colleen Hoover  --  Slammed
  • So I’d have to forgo some privacy for a few days, so what?
    Kiera Cass  --  The Elite

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