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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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resolve
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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • Though he had shown no hint of remorse, it was possible that he felt sorry for how he had behaved before and was resolved to turn over a fresh leaf.
  • I had, as I have already indicated, resolved to keep a close eye upon him, and so I did.
  • When several carpenters, a builder or two, an art historian, and the Chancellor of the Exchequer had all tried unsuccessfully to pry it from the wall, the Prime Minister had abandoned the attempt and simply resolved to hope that the thing remained motionless and silent for the rest of his term in office.
  • Seamus Finnigan, on the other hand, refused pointblank to accompany his mother home; they had a shouting match in the Entrance Hall which was resolved when she agreed that he could remain behind for the funeral.

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  • She resolved to never drink again.
  • She never waivered in her resolve to attend a good college.

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