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  • Catherine may have had her difficulties; but those of her circumspect suitor are also worthy of consideration.
  • As regards one point, however, her circumspection prevailed, and she must be given due credit for it.
  • Her ringlets, her buckles and bangles, glistened more brightly with each succeeding year, and she remained quite the same officious and imaginative Mrs. Penniman, and the odd mixture of impetuosity and circumspection, that we have hitherto known.

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  • She’s too circumspect to make that kind of mistake.
  • Despite the public outcry, a more circumspect Senate will be hesitant to pass such legislation.

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