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The Awakening
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  • Further away still, vegetable gardens abounded, with frequent small plantations of orange or lemon trees intervening.
  • There were wax candles, in massive brass candelabra, burning softly under yellow silk shades; full, fragrant roses, yellow and red, abounded.
  • "There are so many inquisitive people and institutions abounding," said Arobin, "that one is really forced as a matter of convenience these days to assume the virtue of an occupation if he has it not."

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  • Once more it was pouring, and my irregular lawn, well-shaved by Gatsby’s gardener, abounded in small, muddy swamps and prehistoric marshes.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  The Great Gatsby
  • The message repeats, and groans and eye-rolling abound.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes

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