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  • Once they were securely ensconced at the Gryffindor table for dinner, however, he felt safe enough to tell them.

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  • happily ensconced in her new apartment
  • The ethnic political violence that convulsed Kenya after disputed elections on Dec. 27 shattered the nation’s image as an oasis of calm in a turbulent corner of Africa. Perhaps no one was more shocked — or had more to lose — than members of Kenya’s middle class, who seemed comfortably ensconced in Westernized modernity after more than 40 years of economic growth without major political trauma.
    Time Magazine, 2008  --,9171,1719957,00.html(retrieved 09/12/09)

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