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The Fountainhead
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  • You must realize that I am allowing you a great deal of…shall we say, latitude? I am not accustomed to hold a discussion with a student who behaves in your manner.
  • In this way, though it’s not traditional architecture of course, it will give the public the impression of what they’re accustomed to.
  • He was accustomed to hostility; this kind of benevolence was more offensive than hostility.
  • "I’m sorry," said Mrs. Wayne Wilmot, "but I’m not accustomed to dealing with a person utterly incapable of reason.

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  • In the United States we’re accustomed to forming our own opinion about the promises of advertisements and politicians.
  • Actors and politicians are accustomed to less privacy than the rest of us.

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