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Gone with the Wind
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  • And, quickening all of the affairs of the section, was the high tide of prosperity then rolling over the South.
  • The O’Haras were a clannish tribe, clinging to one another in prosperity as well as in adversity, not for any overweening family affection but because they had learned through grim years that to survive a family must present an unbroken front to the world.
  • It seemed even sadder, in retrospect, beside the bustle and prosperity of Atlanta.
  • They have ruined our prosperity, set us back fifty years and placed too heavy a burden on the shoulders of our boys who should be in school and our old men who should be sleeping in the sun.

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  • We are hoping for peace and prosperity.
  • ...during a former period of prosperity when its possessor was being paid $30 per week.
    O. Henry  --  The Gift of the Maji

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