- She did, feeling the hard muscles of his abdomen contract as he leaned forward and jammed the point of the stele into the ignition.Chapter 15 (53% in)
- Stomach contracting in terror, Clary scrambled to her feet and turned around slowly.Chapter 4 (36% in)
- Do you really have a great-aunt Matilda who contracted avian flu and needed to be nursed back to health?Chapter 8 (25% in)
There are no more uses of "contract" in City of Bones.
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