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- He hesitated, then he said in a low strange voice: "That's peace-real peace. To come to the end—not to have to go on.... Yes, peace...."
He turned abruptly and walked away.p. 93.9
abruptly = suddenly and unexpectedly
- Lombard had said abruptly: "For how long?"p. 6.7
- Philip Lombard was looking the other way, out to sea. He said abruptly: "What d'you think of the weather?"p. 86.2
- Armstrong said abruptly: "Let's go back a minute to this woman's death."p. 105.1
- He said abruptly: "What's that, there?"p. 235.8
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