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  • Mrs. Tozer opened the door, and stared at him plaintively—a thin, faded, unhumorous woman.
  • Don’t you WANT," plaintively, "to hear about ’em?"

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  • She asked in a plaintive voice.
  • "I don’t want no trouble," he said plaintively.
    John Steinbeck  --  Of Mice and Men

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