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presumption
used in A Tale of Two Cities

3 uses
  • He watched her as she mused, and the moment she raised her eyes again, went on: "In your adopted country, I presume, I cannot do better than address you as a young English lady, Miss Manette?"
    1.4 — The Preparation (51% in)
  • He wore an odd little sleek crisp flaxen wig, setting very close to his head: which wig, it is to be presumed, was made of hair, but which looked far more as though it were spun from filaments of silk or glass.
    1.4 — The Preparation (12% in)
  • I well understand that, even if Miss Manette held me at this moment in her innocent heart—do not think I have the presumption to assume so much— I could retain no place in it against her love for her father.
    2.10 — Two Promises (71% in)

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