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- Francie read them all avidly, then sold them at half price to the neighborhood stationery store and put the money in Mama's tin-can bank.Chapter 5 (29% in)
- He was nineteen and avid for life and he couldn't understand why he was doomed.Chapter 4 (17% in)
- Evy, loving talent in music and lacking it herself, sought for it avidly in her children.Chapter 7 (83% in)
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