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  • During this interval she had become a less vivid and importunate image, receding from his foreground as May Welland resumed her rightful place in it.
  • He had been somewhat languidly drifting with events for the last fortnight, and letting May’s fair looks and radiant nature obliterate the rather importunate pressure of the Mingott claims.

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  • She began to importune school trustees as soon as she learned of the problem.
  • I importune you to help them.

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