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1  This was very uncomfortable, and I was half afraid.
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2  Joe offered me more gravy, which I was afraid to take.
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3  I had been afraid until then to say a word about the play.
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4  "Yes, ma'am," I said, to stop her, for I was afraid she was going to cry.
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5  Wemmick was up early in the morning, and I am afraid I heard him cleaning my boots.
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6  Don't be afraid of my being a blessing to him," said Estella; "I shall not be that.
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7  I am afraid he is a sad old rascal," said Herbert, smiling, "but I have never seen him.
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8  Yet I am afraid the dreadful truth is, Herbert, that he is attached to me, strongly attached to me.
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9  I was afraid to sleep, even if I had been inclined, for I knew that at the first faint dawn of morning I must rob the pantry.
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10  I could not have said what I was afraid of, for my fear was altogether undefined and vague, but there was great fear upon me.
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11  As I brought another of the ragged chairs to the hearth and sat down, I remarked a new expression on her face, as if she were afraid of me.
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12  I got away from him, without knowing how I did it, and mended the fire in the room where we had been together, and sat down by it, afraid to go to bed.
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13  "I am afraid you won't leave any of it for him," said I, timidly; after a silence during which I had hesitated as to the politeness of making the remark.
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14  I was very much afraid of him again, now that he had worked himself into this fierce hurry, and I was likewise very much afraid of keeping away from home any longer.
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15  The very stars to which I then raised my eyes, I am afraid I took to be but poor and humble stars for glittering on the rustic objects among which I had passed my life.
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16  In the mean time, Herbert and I were to consider separately what it would be best to say; whether we should devise any pretence of being afraid that he was under suspicious observation; or whether I, who had never yet been abroad, should propose an expedition.
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17  I was secretly afraid of him when I saw him so dexterous; but I felt morally and physically convinced that his light head of hair could have had no business in the pit of my stomach, and that I had a right to consider it irrelevant when so obtruded on my attention.
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