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used in The Lovely Bones

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continuing forever without change


occurring so frequently it seems continual
  • They made his eyes perpetually bloodshot, and many people, my father among them, believed he had taken to drink.
    Chapter Four (64% in)
  • Life is a perpetual yesterday for us.
    Chapter One (49% in)
  • Mr. Morton had a perpetual hangover, which was at its peak during homeroom.
    Chapter Six (8% in)
  • I was perpetually assigned the job of watching out for little brother.
    Chapter Seven (53% in)
  • My head would throb and the sky would darken and it would be that night again, that perpetual yesterday lived again.
    Chapter Ten (57% in)

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