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Gone with the Wind
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  • "Young misses whut frowns an pushes out dey chins an’ says ’Ah will’ and ’Ah woan’ mos’ gener’ly doan ketch husbands," prophesied Mammy gloomily.
  • Yes, as Rhett had prophesied, marriage could be a lot of fun.
  • As Ashley had prophesied, there had been hell to pay since the legislature refused to ratify the amendment.

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  • Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. once defined law as "the prophesies of what courts will do." Maybe Justice Holmes has put his finger on our problem. Today in America, justice may be neutral, but nobody has any idea what a court will do.
    Philip K. Howard  --  The Collapse of the Common Good
  • "If he ain’t now, he gonna be," prophesied Little Man, his tiny fists balled for action.
    Mildred D. Taylor  --  Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

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