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1  I was better when I wakened up.
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2  I am always better when she is with me.
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3  A gardener couldn't have told thee better.
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4  "The boy is extraordinarily better," he said.
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5  Us'd not be thinkin he'd better never been born.
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6  "He does look rather better, sir," ventured Mrs. Medlock.
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7  He understood what Colin felt better than Colin did himself.
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8  Perhaps it would be better to go and see what the gardens were like.
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9  The master had better get you a governess, same as he said he would.
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10  Tha can put up with me for a bit sometimes when tha's got no one better.
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11  "Let's hope they're changing for the better, Mrs. Medlock," he answered.
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12  Because she was the stronger of the two she was beginning to get the better of him.
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13  She counted the times carefully and when she had finished she felt in better spirits.
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14  I never had any children myself and she's had twelve, and there never was healthier or better ones.
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15  But by this time he had begun to sleep better, he knew, and his dreams had ceased to be a terror to him.
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16  When he was very much interested he often spoke quite broad Yorkshire though at other times he tried to modify his dialect so that Mary could better understand.
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17  He mounted another step threateningly as if it were his energetic intention to jump down and deal with her; but as she came toward him he evidently thought better of it and stood on the top step of his ladder shaking his fist down at her.
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