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attain
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Gone with the Wind
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  • Ellen had never told her that desire and attainment were two different matters; life had not taught her that the race was not to the swift.
  • But Gerald could never attain elegance.
  • Suddenly she hated them all because they were different from her, because they carried their losses with an air that she could never attain, would never wish to attain.
  • Suddenly she hated them all because they were different from her, because they carried their losses with an air that she could never attain, would never wish to attain.
  • Every part of her, almost everything she had ever done, striven after, attained, belonged to Ashley, were done because she loved him.
  • They didn’t care to talk about what their lives had been before they attained stiff brocades and victorias with fine teams of horses.

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  • She was the first woman to attain the rank of general.
  • They hope to attain effective law and order in the region before withdrawing troops.

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