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The Awakening
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  • The voice, the notes, the whole refrain haunted her memory.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Edna herself could not refrain from smiling when she fastened it at his request.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: refrain from laughing
as in: a repeated refrain
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