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resumption
used in Lonesome Dove

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  • Ned Tym and his friends soon resumed their card game, but the other players' nerves were shaken and Ned soon drained them of money.
    Chapters 42-43 (42% in)
  • Aus Frank resumed his walk, and Augustus followed along, amused at the strange turns life took.
    Chapters 54-55 (34% in)
  • He resumed his habit of keeping well to the front of the herd.
    Chapters 91-92 (44% in)
  • Gus had been so much himself to the end that he wouldn't let even his death be an occasion—it had just felt like one of their many arguments that normally would be resumed in a few days.
    Chapters 97-98 (22% in)
  • This time it wouldn't be resumed, and Call found he couldn't adjust to the change.
    Chapters 97-98 (23% in)

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