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  • He woke early and thought contentedly of the day; he hurried to his work, devout, unseeing.
  • He was contented enough in gossiping about fishing with the barber, nor was he condescending to meteorologicomania, but except for Leora he had no one with whom he could talk of his work.
  • I come to you with open hands, begging you not merely to comfort the sufferers but to snatch their souls from the burning lakes of sulfur to which, in His everlasting mercy, the Lord of Hosts hath condemned those that blaspheme against His gospel, freely given—" Again it was Sondelius who got Ira Hinkley out, not too discontented, while Martin could only sputter, "Now how do you suppose that maniac ever got here?
  • She was as easily and automatically contented by herself as a pussy cat, and he had never before worried about her amusement.

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  • She grew more contented with age.
  • It’s hard to get her to consider a change because she is so contented with the way things are.

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