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rapt
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As I Lay Dying
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  • watching Vernon with rapt absorption.
  • Her voice is strong, young, tremulous and clear, rapt with its own timbre and volume, the fan still moving steadily up and down, whispering the useless air.
  • Cash works on, half turned into the feeble light, one thigh and one pole-thin arm braced, his face sloped into the light with a rapt, dynamic immobility above his tireless elbow.
  • Then Be looks at Vernon again in that posture of rapt alertness.

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  • She watched with rapt attention.
  • We all listened with rapt attention as she described the accident.

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