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There is the same reason for discontinuing to obey a bad law as there is for annulling it and substituting for it a better.
The priests made an effort to acquire the control by discontinuing the monarchy.
Without discontinuing his hurried feeding of his smoldering piece, Shelby looked up.
I have been a reader of your paper for some time, but if this sort of thing continues I shall feel very much like discontinuing.
THE BEHAVIOR OF CROWDSEVERETT DEAN MARTIN
Raper heard the words without even discontinuing to write, and merely muttered a brief "Very well," in reply.
SIR JASPER CAREWCHARLES JAMES LEVER
She did not know Grace had received the letter with its plea for discontinuing the friendly relationship.
Hurel smiled without discontinuing; the heavy steps of the waiters resounded over the flooring.
BOUVARD AND PCUCHETGUSTAVE FLAUBERT
If there is an objection to discontinuing until the end of the year I will, of course, take it till then.
I think the suggestion you make, of discontinuing proceedings against Mr. McKee, a very proper one.
He remarked, that he continued to take a little snuff for about four months after discontinuing smoking and chewing.

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