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contrary
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Anne Frank, the Diary of a Young Girl
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  • Still, I don’t want to moan and groan. On the contrary, I want to be brave!
  • On the contrary, Keesing’s always i making jokes these days.
  • On the contrary, today I can safely quote the saying" Misfortunes never come singly."
  • Mother passed this story on to me, and I was secretly amazed that Peter, who’d been so angry at Dussel, had humbled himself, despite all his assurances to the contrary.
  • I can’t do that — on the contrary, I have to hold my head up high and put a bold face on things, but the thoughts keep coming anyway.
  • This morning I realized that nothing has changed; on the contrary, as I’ve grown older and more mature, my love has grown along with me.
  • On the contrary, he’s still talking away as I’m heading out the door.
  • On the contrary, beauty remains, even in misfortune.
  • It’s certainly nothing bad — on the contrary!
  • On the contrary, all I ever got were admonitions not to be so noisy.
  • But the question won’t let itself be pushed to the back of my mind today; on the contrary, all the fear I’ve ever felt is looming before me in all its horror.
  • On the contrary, she believes they have it within their power to build a bigger, better and more beautiful world, but that they occupy themselves with superficial things, without giving a thought to true beauty.
  • Yours, Anne M. Frank MONDAY, APRIL 3, 1944 My dearest Kitty, Contrary to my usual practice, I’m going to write you a detailed description of the food situation, since it’s become a matter of some difficulty and importance, not only here in the Annex, but in all of Holland, all of Europe and even beyond.
  • Women, who struggle and suffer pain to ensure the con— tinuation of the human race, make much tougher and more courageous soldiers than all those big-mouthed freedom-fighting heroes put together! I don’t mean to imply that women should stop having children; on the contrary, nature intended them to, and that’s the way it should be.

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  • We will not allow members to act contrary to our code of ethics.
  • What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say to the contrary.

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