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negligent
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Gone with the Wind
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  • There was no one there so handsome, thought Scarlett, as she marked how graceful was his negligent pose and how the sun gleamed on his gold hair and mustache.
  • Rhett Butler lounged in the shadows, his long legs in their elegant boots crossed negligently, his dark face an unreadable blank.
  • There were more shouts of approval, and Rhett Butler who had been lounging negligently against the counter at Scarlett’s side whispered: "Pompous goat, isn’t he?"
  • On either side of her, the twins lounged easily in their chairs, squinting at the sunlight through tall mint-garnished glasses as they laughed and talked, their long legs, booted to the knee and thick with saddle muscles, crossed negligently.
  • "Oh, yes," he said, waving his hand negligently.
  • I couldn’t help him buzzing," Scarlett shrugged negligently.

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  • Please forgive my negligence in not calling you sooner.
  • The jury found her criminally negligent in the fulfillment of her responsibilities.

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