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  • Thus he sat, dejection and despair stamped on his homely face; haughty, yet a suppliant; a king, yet only by sufferance.

    The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte | William Milligan Sloane
  • It was hard to realize that he could see Blent now only by another's will or sufferance.

    Tristram of Blent | Anthony Hope
  • He glanced with sufferance at the window, which offered a close-range view of a whitewashed wall.

    The Regent | E. Arnold Bennett
  • All these cottages and allotments have only been held on sufferance, on good behaviour, and hence they have failed.

    The Hills and the Vale | Richard Jefferies

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