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1  "I thought it would be dead," he said.
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2  Perhaps everything is dead in it already.
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3  She did not want it to be a quite dead garden.
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4  "I wonder if they are all quite dead," she said.
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5  It seemed hard for him to speak his dead wife's name.
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6  He never talks about dead things or things that are ill.
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7  "There's lots o dead wood as ought to be cut out," he said.
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8  "It isn't a quite dead garden," she cried out softly to herself.
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9  She wondered also who would take care of her now her Ayah was dead.
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10  He showed her swelling leafbuds on rose branches which had seemed dead.
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11  "When Mary found this garden it looked quite dead," the orator proceeded.
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12  When her Ayah was dead there was no one to give a thought to the little thing.
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13  He is quite poor and if I die he will have all Misselthwaite when my father is dead.
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14  Before the next day three other servants were dead and others had run away in terror.
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15  The new-born lamb Dickon had found three days before lying by its dead mother among the gorse bushes on the moor.
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16  He remembered the black days when he had raved like a madman because the child was alive and the mother was dead.
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17  He was very strong and clever with his knife and knew how to cut the dry and dead wood away, and could tell when an unpromising bough or twig had still green life in it.
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18  All that troubled her was her wish that she knew whether all the roses were dead, or if perhaps some of them had lived and might put out leaves and buds as the weather got warmer.
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19  So one beautiful still evening Dickon told the whole story, with all the thrilling details of the buried key and the robin and the gray haze which had seemed like deadness and the secret Mistress Mary had planned never to reveal.
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20  There were neither leaves nor roses on them now and Mary did not know whether they were dead or alive, but their thin gray or brown branches and sprays looked like a sort of hazy mantle spreading over everything, walls, and trees, and even brown grass, where they had fallen from their fastenings and run along the ground.
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