- She paused thoughtfully outside of Scarlett's door, her mind in a ferment of thankfulness and curiosity.5.59 (99% in)
- That night at supper, Scarlett went through the motions of presiding over the table in her mother's absence, but her mind was in a ferment over the dreadful news she had heard about Ashley and Melanie.1.4 (1% in)
- Scarlett was not the only member of the household who reacted strangely and unwillingly to his presence, for he kept Aunt Pitty in a flutter and a ferment.2.12 (26% in)
- "I never thought to live long enough to hear such disloyal words spoken of our Cause," went on Mrs. Merriwether, by this time in a ferment of righteous anger.2.12 (88% in)
There are no more uses of "ferment" in Gone with the Wind.
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