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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • Is it possible that even now, when I give you these results, you are unable to see how they are attained?
  • We have not yet grasped the results which the reason alone can attain to.
  • He found, as so many more have done, that the practice is easier to attain than to get rid of, and for many years he continued to be a slave to the drug, an object of mingled horror and pity to his friends and relatives.

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  • She was the first woman to attain the rank of general.
  • They hope to attain effective law and order in the region before withdrawing troops.

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