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And Then There Were None
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  • I have, let me confess it in all humility, a pitiful human wish that some one should know just how clever I have been…… In all this, I have assumed that the mystery of Indian Island will remain unsolved.
  • Mr. Justice Wargrave said: "You are assuming heresay to be evidence.

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  • Lombard said: "I suppose that’s why we assumed it must be a stranger moving about up here.

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as in: I assume it's true Define
to accept something as true without proof
as in: She assumed power Define
beginning to take power or responsibility
as in: She assumed a false identity Define
to take on (adopt, wear, strike a pose or appearance of) -- often while pretending or disguising
as in: assumed into heaven Define
to take up or receive someone into heaven
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