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Gone with the Wind
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  • In his arms Wade slept contentedly, a cleanly picked wishbone in his small hand.
  • Women knew that a land where men were contented, uncontradicted and safe in possession of unpunctured vanity was likely to be a very pleasant place for women to live.
  • She knew now that Frank would be contented to dawdle along with his dirty little store for the rest of his life.
  • And if the war had not come I would have lived out my life, happily buried at Twelve Oaks, contentedly watching life go by and never being a part of it.
  • This is what happens when you look back to happiness, this pain, this heartbreak, this discontent.
  • She had seemed so contented at Tara it came to Scarlett as a shock that she was homesick.
  • He had contented himself with putting a flat roof on the remaining first floor which gave the building the squat, disproportionate look of a child’s playhouse built of shoe boxes.

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  • She grew more contented with age.
  • It’s hard to get her to consider a change because she is so contented with the way things are.

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