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The Age of Innocence
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ascend
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The Age of Innocence
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  • As the young man strolled up Fifth Avenue from Waverley Place, the long thoroughfare was deserted but for a group of carriages standing before the Reggie Chiverses’ (where there was a dinner for the Duke), and the occasional figure of an elderly gentleman in heavy overcoat and muffler ascending a brownstone doorstep and disappearing into a gas-lit hall.

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  • We saw the rocket ascend.
  • The path ascended to the top of the hill

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