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- He'd almost given in a couple of times, he'd found it hard to resist their ingratiating wriggles, their pitiful whining, but he couldn't afford to feed them; anyway they were useless to him.p. 108.7
- In order to ingratiate himself with them he took a turn in the kitchen now and then — all three of the artists sneered at microwaves and were into boiling their own spaghetti — but he wasn't a very good cook.p. 242.6
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