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The Count of Monte Cristo
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  • Ali alone was present to wait at table, and acquitted himself so admirably, that the guest complimented his host thereupon.
  • Having acquitted themselves of their errand, and exchanged a hearty shake of the hand with Edmond, Danglars and Caderousse took their places beside Fernand and old Dantes,—the latter of whom attracted universal notice.

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  • Danglars acquitted himself like a man placed between two dangerous positions, and who is rendered brave by fear.

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as in: she was acquitted Define
officially find "not guilty" of criminal charges
as in: she acquitted herself well Define
to handle yourself well in a given situation
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