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It has, in this its second life, dwelt with us for nearly four prosperous months.
Peasants there dwelt in filthy one-room hovels heated by an open fire.
These were the potters, and those that dwelt among plants and hedges: there they dwelt with the king for his work.
Her virtue had dwelt in hardness, and she had poured forth her unstinted usefulness with a bitter smile upon her lips.
They said, they desired to know where he dwelt: and he bade them come and see.
It is a seminal work describing the tenements and the people who dwelt in them.
It is too well known, however, to be dwelt upon here.
As fierce monotheists, they rejected the idea that gods and goddesses dwelt in particular places.
Yet, the telephone conversation dwelt extensively on personal matters with only a sentence or two about the license plate.

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