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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • I gave a cry of surprise, threw up my arms to cover my face, and, rushing to my confidant, the Lascar, entreated him to prevent anyone from coming up to me.
  • She was about to renew her entreaties when a door slammed overhead, and the sound of several footsteps was heard upon the stairs.
  • Perhaps the villain was softened by the woman’s entreaties."

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  • She flattered and entreated him until he agreed to help.
  • She was unmoved by his entreaties.

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