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All he could do was to choke down his wrath like a man, and comfort her when they should be alone again.

Come, I will choke down the anger that inflames me, and hear all you have to say about your mission.

Crush down your anguish, choke down your groan, and say, 'Heaven's will be done.'

"It will be a fine trip, sir," he said, trying to choke down the lump.

Then, he had need of all his iron nerve to choke down the cry that rose to his lips.

She was pale and frightened, and she had hard work to choke down the sobs.

What could he do but choke down the confessing, redeeming words that were on his lips?

It was hard to choke down prejudice when this son was bringing home a wife from the Bush, of all places!

“Watch that stone,” said Grace with a stately calmness, though first she seemed to choke down some obstruction in her throat.

Jimmie sat upon his bunk, fully dressed, shivering miserably and trying to choke down the sound of his coughing.

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