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"I suppose you want to be taken back," said the superintendent, abruptly.

Then, abruptly, the round, baby-like face of the woman puckered in amazement.

Then abruptly, the young man spoke with the energy of perfect faith in the woman.

Then, abruptly, the blue eyes were softened in their fires, as by the sudden nearness of tears.

The girl in the bed eyed her, and then abruptly drew her hand away.

"Poor Mr. Stewart--that is indeed mournful; but, on the other hand--" I broke off abruptly.

"And you will love her if I leave her penniless," said Gawtrey, abruptly.

Abruptly she moved swiftly to her father's side and slipped her hand into his.

He quickly turned away, and abruptly changed the conversation.

"You'd better give the pigs some shorts," said Amanda, abruptly.

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