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1  I knew his whole family history before he left.
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2  Her family is one aunt about a thousand years old.
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3  "I'll tell you a family secret," she whispered enthusiastically.
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4  Let me know about the funeral etc do not know his family at all.
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5  She was effectually prevented, but she wasn't on speaking terms with her family for several weeks.
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6  My family have been prominent, well-to-do people in this middle-western city for three generations.
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7  As a matter of fact he had no such facilities--he had no comfortable family standing behind him and he was liable at the whim of an impersonal government to be blown anywhere about the world.
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8  I am part of that, a little solemn with the feel of those long winters, a little complacent from growing up in the Carraway house in a city where dwellings are still called through decades by a family's name.
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9  His family were enormously wealthy--even in college his freedom with money was a matter for reproach--but now he'd left Chicago and come east in a fashion that rather took your breath away: for instance he'd brought down a string of polo ponies from Lake Forest.
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