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stint -- as in: a 6-month stint in China
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Babbitt
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  • He coaxed her with large booming sounds, with affable smiles, like a popular preacher blessing an Easter congregation, like a humorous lecturer completing his stint of eloquence, like all perpetrators of masculine wiles.
  • By the time he had finished his stint of lying they were firmly bound again.

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  • After a few hours’ stint here, I’d deal with the third clue.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • Thus began my brief stint as a lone singer-songwriter about town, playing in coffeehouses, mostly.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went

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