- My Lincoln chapter closed abruptly.Book 3 — Lena Lingard (**% in)
- We raced off toward Squaw Creek and did not stop until the ground itself stopped—fell away before us so abruptly that the next step would have been out into the tree-tops.Book 1 — The Shimerdas (17% in)
- I followed a cattle path through the thick under-brush until I came to a slope that fell away abruptly to the water's edge.Book 2 — The Hired Girls (83% in)
There are no more uses of "abrupt" in My Antonia.
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