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The Time Machine
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The Time Machine
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  • But a terrible dread of lying helpless in that remote and awful twilight sustained me while I clambered upon the saddle.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Hitherto, except during my night's anguish at the loss of the Time Machine, I had felt a sustaining hope of ultimate escape, but that hope was staggered by these new discoveries.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: sustained wounds
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