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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
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summon
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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
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  • The footman came at the summons, very white and nervous.
  • Thereupon, I arranged my clothes as best I could, and summoning a passing hansom, drove to an hotel in Portland Street, the name of which I chanced to remember.
  • I went myself at the summons, and found a small man crouching against the pillars of the portico.
  • I want you to postpone all other engagements for to-night—ay, even if you were summoned to the bedside of an emperor; to take a cab, unless your carriage should be actually at the door; and with this letter in your hand for consultation, to drive straight to my house.

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  • I was summoned to the principal’s office.
  • I summoned all my courage and walked into the room.

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