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The Importance of Being Earnest
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cease
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The Importance of Being Earnest
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  • What between the duties expected of one during one’s lifetime, and the duties exacted from one after one’s death, land has ceased to be either a profit or a pleasure.
  • But of course, you will clearly understand that all communication between yourself and my daughter must cease immediately from this moment.
  • [Lane is arranging afternoon tea on the table, and after the music has ceased, Algernon enters.

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  • They signed a cease-fire agreement.
  • They agreed to a temporary cease-fire so non-combatants could leave the area.

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