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fleeting
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Gone with the Wind
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  • For a fleeting instant she saw Melanie’s incredulous face, the look on the chaperons’ faces, the petulant girls, the enthusiastic approval of the soldiers.
  • Scarlett caught a fleeting glimpse and saw that it was a broad gold ring.
  • For a fleeting immeasurable instant, he pressed her body close to his.
  • Now that she could catch fleeting glimpses of the sun, her spirits soared.
  • She caught a fleeting glimpse of a head of red curls and saw that creature, Belle Watling, heard her shrill drunken laughter as she clung for support to a one-armed soldier who reeled and staggered.

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  • Her moments of happiness were few and fleeting.
  • Youth is fleeting.

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