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1  I don't expect it to do me any good.
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2  I did not expect to see this in you.
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3  I expect you'll have an invitation to-morrow.
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4  I half expected to see him drop down before my face and die of deadly cold.
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5  I fully expected to find a Constable in the kitchen, waiting to take me up.
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6  A dread possessed me that when I least expected it, the file would reappear.
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7  You are expected on board," said the sergeant to my convict; "they know you are coming.
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8  I was not expected, for she left me locked in the yard, while she went to ask if I were to be admitted.
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9  He replied that it would give him much pleasure, and that he would expect me at the office at six o'clock.
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10  I confess that I expected to see my sister denounce him, and that I was disappointed by the different result.
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11  Probably every new and eagerly expected garment ever put on since clothes came in, fell a trifle short of the wearer's expectation.
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12  Probably every new and eagerly expected garment ever put on since clothes came in, fell a trifle short of the wearer's expectation.
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13  O yes, I constantly expect to see him," returned Herbert, "because I never hear him, without expecting him to come tumbling through the ceiling.
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14  But they twinkled out one by one, without throwing any light on the questions why on earth I was going to play at Miss Havisham's, and what on earth I was expected to play at.
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15  We should know at what time to expect them, according to where we were, and would hail the first; so that, if by any accident we were not taken abroad, we should have another chance.
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16  When we had come out again, and had got rid of the boys who had been put into great spirits by the expectation of seeing me publicly tortured, and who were much disappointed to find that my friends were merely rallying round me, we went back to Pumblechook's.
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17  When he had at last done and had appointed to send the articles to Mr. Pumblechook's on the Thursday evening, he said, with his hand upon the parlor lock, "I know, sir, that London gentlemen cannot be expected to patronize local work, as a rule; but if you would give me a turn now and then in the quality of a townsman, I should greatly esteem it."
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