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The Awakening
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  • She grew accustomed to him.
  • She was flushed and felt intoxicated with the sound of her own voice and the unaccustomed taste of candor.
  • She was growing accustomed to like shocks, but she could not keep the mounting color back from her cheeks.
  • She was not accustomed to an outward and spoken expression of affection, either in herself or in others.
  • But to her unaccustomed vision the stretch of water behind her assumed the aspect of a barrier which her unaided strength would never be able to overcome.
  • She had all her life long been accustomed to harbor thoughts and emotions which never voiced themselves.
  • There was the shock of the unexpected and the unaccustomed.
  • Edna drew her down upon the sofa, and taking a pin from her own hair, secured the shabby artificial flowers in their accustomed place.
  • The effect of the wine upon Victor was to change his accustomed volubility into silence.
  • You must have forgotten the hours and hours at Grand Isle in which we grew accustomed to each other and used to being together.
  • He was accustomed to them at such times, and was too well convinced of her loyalty to doubt it.
  • Edna had found her old bathing suit still hanging, faded, upon its accustomed peg.

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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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