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1  All these things were going on now, and the family was helpless with dismay.
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2  Over this document the family pored long, while Ona spelled out its contents.
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3  All his thoughts were there; he accepted the family because it was a part of Ona.
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4  It was the kind of thing the man of the family had to decide and carry through, he told himself.
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5  Among these importunate signs was one that had caught the attention of the family by its pictures.
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6  The nest which had been advertised had not included feathers for quite so many birds as there were in this family.
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7  It would be a strange thing if a man like him could not support the family, with the help of the board of Jonas and Marija.
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8  For they had set him to cleaning out the traps; and the family sat round and listened in wonder while he told them what that meant.
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9  They would have been married in the beginning, only Mikolas has a father who is drunk all day, and he is the only other man in a large family.
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10  Jurgis was so grateful that he paid the half dollar the lawyer asked without winking an eyelash, and then rushed home to tell the news to the family.
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11  The room is about thirty feet square, with whitewashed walls, bare save for a calendar, a picture of a race horse, and a family tree in a gilded frame.
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12  Jurgis was not able to figure, except it was a very simple sum, but Ona was like lightning at such things, and she worked out the problem for the family.
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13  These last were to be driven into the walls of the kitchen and the bedrooms, to hang things on; and there was a family discussion as to the place where each one was to be driven.
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14  In the meantime there was going on in another corner of the room an anxious conference between Teta Elzbieta and Dede Antanas, and a few of the more intimate friends of the family.
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15  They had learned that they would have to pay a rent of nine dollars a month for a flat, and there was no way of doing better, unless the family of twelve was to exist in one or two rooms, as at present.
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16  About a block away from them there lived another Lithuanian family, consisting of an elderly widow and one grown son; their name was Majauszkis, and our friends struck up an acquaintance with them before long.
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17  The painting of cans being skilled piecework, and paying as much as two dollars a day, Marija burst in upon the family with the yell of a Comanche Indian, and fell to capering about the room so as to frighten the baby almost into convulsions.
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