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Harry Potter (#2) and the Chamber of Secrets
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poise
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Harry Potter (#2) and the Chamber of Secrets
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  • Enraged, hissing furiously, it slithered straight toward Justin Finch-Fletchley and raised itself again, fangs exposed, poised to strike.

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  • She has great charm and great poise.
  • The once self-conscious girl is now a woman with considerable poise.

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