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preserve
used in The Lords of Discipline

11 uses
  • But I carefully preserved an angle between my man and the passer.
    Chapter 3.30 (67% in)
  • Charlestonians have made an art out of living well, and the area South of Broad is arguably the most flawlessly preserved historical area in America.
    Chapter 1.2 (7% in)
  • In a laugh-it-off, pretend-it-isn't-serious, tight-assed parody of the Irish American, preserved like a scorpion in my emotional amber, I answered, "I think you're a gaping asshole."
    Chapter 1.4 (37% in)
  • Such as preserving history, selling real estate, making a good living for their families, hiring a good staff, and sending their children to the proper schools.
    Chapter 1.13 (21% in)
  • I struggled for the right words, the life-preserving words to leap from my tongue.
    Chapter 1.14 (81% in)
  • Though the barracks contained a high quotient of barbarism, it also preserved our innocence.
    Chapter 1.15 (88% in)
  • Newman claimed the piece of Howie's tongue as a souvenir and preserved it in formaldehyde and displayed it proudly on his desk.
    Chapter 2.18 (30% in)
  • It was dragged ashore, photographed, butchered, and its bones preserved and reassembled on the museum's ceiling.
    Chapter 3.26 (19% in)
  • The Ten are selected to preserve the purity and integrity of the Corps of Cadets.
    Chapter 3.27 (73% in)
  • I tried to preserve every memory of that delirious charge of the Corps onto center court.
    Chapter 3.30 (74% in)
  • But you cannot preserve the memory of applause; it is too volatile, too perishable.
    Chapter 3.30 (74% in)

There are no more uses of "preserve" in The Lords of Discipline.

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