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1  The period of expectation was now doubled.
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2  She now lost every expectation of pleasure.
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3  You have sense, and we all expect you to use it.
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4  All expectation from the brother was now absolutely over.
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5  I shall then give over every expectation, every wish of his constancy.
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6  No one but Jane, she thought, could flatter herself with such an expectation.
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7  We must not expect a lively young man to be always so guarded and circumspect.
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8  You are much mistaken if you expect to influence me by such a paltry attack as this.
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9  But as Elizabeth could not receive comfort from any such expectation, she made no answer.
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10  My dear Mr. Bennet, you must not expect such girls to have the sense of their father and mother.
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11  You expect me to account for opinions which you choose to call mine, but which I have never acknowledged.
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12  "At four o'clock, therefore, we may expect this peace-making gentleman," said Mr. Bennet, as he folded up the letter.
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13  As it happened that Elizabeth had much rather not, she endeavoured in her answer to put an end to every entreaty and expectation of the kind.
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14  The wish of procuring her regard, which she had assured herself of his feeling in Derbyshire, could not in rational expectation survive such a blow as this.
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15  If Elizabeth, when Mr. Darcy gave her the letter, did not expect it to contain a renewal of his offers, she had formed no expectation at all of its contents.
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16  In spite of what her sister declared, and really believed to be her feelings in the expectation of his arrival, Elizabeth could easily perceive that her spirits were affected by it.
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17  They were of course all intending to be surprised; but their astonishment was beyond their expectation; and on the part of Mrs. Bennet and Kitty, though she was perfectly unknown to them, even inferior to what Elizabeth felt.
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18  At that ball, while I had the honour of dancing with you, I was first made acquainted, by Sir William Lucas's accidental information, that Bingley's attentions to your sister had given rise to a general expectation of their marriage.
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19  With no expectation of pleasure, but with the strongest curiosity, Elizabeth opened the letter, and, to her still increasing wonder, perceived an envelope containing two sheets of letter-paper, written quite through, in a very close hand.
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20  The introduction, however, was immediately made; and as she named their relationship to herself, she stole a sly look at him, to see how he bore it, and was not without the expectation of his decamping as fast as he could from such disgraceful companions.
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