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obligation
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Gone with the Wind
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  • Scarlett knew their souls were writhing in helpless rage at being under obligations to their Yankee overseer.
  • And they must be under obligation to them.
  • Well, you’ve got him where you want him now, poor devil, as shackled to you by obligations as any of your convicts are by their chains.
  • And to be under obligation to that Butler man!
  • And he knows we’ll all be under obligation to him and his—mistress and that we’d almost rather be hanged than be obliged to them.
  • Proud to be under obligation to you.
  • Life’s under no obligation to give us what we expect.
  • Now, Hugh Elsing, Rene, the Simmons boys, Andy Bonnell and the others found him pleasant, diffident about putting himself forward and embarrassed when they spoke of the obligation they owed him.

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  • She feels that helping him is her obligation.
  • I have a family obligation Saturday afternoon.

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