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tether
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The House of Mirth
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  • I’m desperate—I’m at the end of my tether.
  • For I can’t go on in this way much longer, you know—I’m nearly at the end of my tether.

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  • My body dangles, tethered by a rope hooked to my belt.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • Most of the others sat slumped and sleeping in wheelchairs lined up in front of a huge television screen, all tethered to oxygen tanks like withered balloons.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory

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