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How could I know so little of myself, when I sent my Duenna to forbid your coming more under my lattice?THE LIFE AND OPINIONS OF TRISTRAM SHANDY, GENTLEMANLAURENCE STERNE
As official duenna of this family, I think we'd better change the game or put out the lights.WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY?RUPERT HUGHES
The poor old duenna drew back out of sight, in the shadow of a curtain—and began to cry.HEART AND SCIENCEWILKIE COLLINS
Always following her impulses without troubling herself to think first, the duenna followed them now.HEART AND SCIENCEWILKIE COLLINS
The wily duenna chose that propitious moment to present herself in the capacity of a new audience.HEART AND SCIENCEWILKIE COLLINS
After a passing look of gloomy indifference at the duenna, he called to the child to come back.HEART AND SCIENCEWILKIE COLLINS
Eulalia cast an anxious glance at her duenna, and made a covert sign behind her fan for him to be silent.THE HARLEQUIN OPAL, VOL. 1 (OF 3)FERGUS HUME
Philip said no more; but returned to the side of Doña Eulalia, who had placed herself as far away from her duenna as was possible.THE HARLEQUIN OPAL, VOL. 1 (OF 3)FERGUS HUME
Miss Van Hook had long ceased to say anything; Dan thought her a perfect duenna.APRIL HOPESWILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS
Is it not true that in your country any married woman shall duenna the young senorita?THE CRUSADE OF THE EXCELSIORBRET HARTE

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