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Gone with the Wind
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  • It was this happy feminine conspiracy which made Southern society so pleasant.
  • It was a secret he would never learn, for everyone from Ellen down to the stupidest field hand was in a tacit and kindly conspiracy to keep him believing that his word was law.
  • No one ever told her anything really shocking or scandalous, for her spinster state must be protected even if she was sixty years old, and her friends were in a kindly conspiracy to keep her a sheltered and petted old child.
  • Scarlett winked slyly at Frank and, for all his distress at the bad news he had just heard, he smiled, knowing she was enjoining silence and making him one in a pleasant conspiracy.

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  • discovered a conspiracy to overthrow the government
  • inclined to believe conspiracy theories

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