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1  She, however, was soon persuaded to think differently.
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2  He and Mary had been persuaded to go early to their inn last night.
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3  She was persuaded by Lady Russell's countenance that she had seen him.
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4  My only doubt is, whether anything could persuade him to leave his parish.
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5  If we can persuade your father to all this," said Lady Russell, looking over her paper, "much may be done.
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6  If I were to shut myself up for ever with the child, I should not be able to persuade him to do anything he did not like.
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7  She was persuaded to believe the engagement a wrong thing: indiscreet, improper, hardly capable of success, and not deserving it.
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8  She was persuaded that any tolerably pleasing young woman who had listened and seemed to feel for him would have received the same compliment.
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9  She thought it could scarcely escape him to feel that a persuadable temper might sometimes be as much in favour of happiness as a very resolute character.
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10  , to have another moment for finishing or recollecting what he had begun, Anne was left to persuade herself, as well as she could, that the same brother must still be in question.
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11  And so much was said in this way, that Anne thought she could not do better than impart among them the general inclination to which she was privy, and persuaded them all to go to Lyme at once.
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12  We had better not talk about it, my dear," replied Mrs Croft, pleasantly; "for if Miss Elliot were to hear how soon we came to an understanding, she would never be persuaded that we could be happy together.
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13  The hint was immediately taken up by Mr Shepherd, whose interest was involved in the reality of Sir Walter's retrenching, and who was perfectly persuaded that nothing would be done without a change of abode.
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14  He had talked of going down to Plymouth for a week, and wanted to persuade Captain Benwick to go with him; but, as Charles maintained to the last, Captain Benwick seemed much more disposed to ride over to Kellynch.
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15  She rated Lady Russell's influence highly; and as to the severe degree of self-denial which her own conscience prompted, she believed there might be little more difficulty in persuading them to a complete, than to half a reformation.
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16  I wish you could persuade Mary not to be always fancying herself ill," was Charles's language; and, in an unhappy mood, thus spoke Mary: "I do believe if Charles were to see me dying, he would not think there was anything the matter with me.
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