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Ethan Frome
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  • He foresaw so clearly the consequences of this imprudence that with considerable reluctance he decided to ask Andrew Hale for a small advance on his load.
  • He still took refuge there in summer, but when Mattie came to live at the farm he had to give her his stove, and consequently the room was uninhabitable for several months of the year.

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  • Think carefully. This is a consequential decision.
  • It is the most consequential tax legislation in decades.

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