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used in Gone with the Wind

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continuing forever without change


occurring so frequently it seems continual
  • Where he had once been lounging and indolent, he was now as alert as a prowling cat, with the tense alertness of one whose nerves are perpetually drawn as tight as the strings of a violin.
    2.15 (6% in)
  • And there was the old portrait of Grandma Robillard, with bosoms half bared, hair piled high and nostrils cut so deeply as to give her face a perpetual well-bred sneer.
    3.27 (40% in)
  • I get so sick of women in dowdy old clothes and perpetual crepe.
    4.34 (35% in)

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