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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
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sullen
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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
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  • Then I took an opportunity of letting them see my watch; and, lastly (my brother still grum and sullen), I gave them a piece of eight to drink, and took my leave.

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  • She changed from outgoing child to sullen teenager.
  • A sullen crowd watched the execution.

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