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observance
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Nicholas Nickleby
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  • Cold dinner in the kitchen on the Sabbath, Mr Gallanbile being devoted to the Observance question.
  • ’—All unavailing without a strict observance of the unities, sir,’ returned Mr Curdle.

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  • As her release date neared, Vanessa got increasingly anxious, with a decided uptick in religious observance.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • "Religious observances shouldn’t be denied to anyone."
    Sarah J. Maas  --  Throne of Glass

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