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For his sake, I am glad once more to be in my own happy home.

"It is partly for your sake that I wish it, my poor child," said he.

If these guests were kin of his, they were welcome for his sake.

Not for myself, but for my Master's sake, I demand your friendship and fidelity.

If you can command the good creature to a place worthy of her, pray do for my sake.

For her sake her beloved sister should be cordially welcomed.

"For heaven's sake, child, make up your mind quickly," said Katherine.

I have borne it for my mother's sake--in spite of her dislike of me--and for your sake, because I loved you.

There is still beauty of earth, sea, and sky, for beauty's sake.

He was repeating like a frightened child, "For God's sake, Hal, don't die—don't die."

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