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On recollecting myself, and examining my Situation, I found the Case clear.

I exclaimed vaguely, recollecting the acceptance of Mrs. Shand's invitation about a week previously.

The Sign of SilenceWilliam Le Queux

All at once the honest fellow seemed to be recollecting himself.

The Man-Wolf and Other TalesEmile Erckmann and Alexandre Chatrian

Then, as if recollecting himself, he pursued more softly: 'But I was going to speak of her.

I could not keep my eyes dry all day; nor can I now in the recollecting it; but let me pass over what to mourn is now so vain.'

Sir, (said he) I am mortally wounded; but recollecting himself after a little Pause, now I am better.

I collected myself for a moment, on recollecting the concert of M. de Treitorens.

Recollecting himself, he apologised, was forgiven, and the incident seemed to be forgotten by all.

Lola MontezEdmund B. d'Auvergne

"Excuse me, Charles," answered Berthoald recollecting and fearing to betray himself.

Whereupon I waked, and recollecting myself, found all was but a dream.

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