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1  But they need not have thought that they could possess her, body and soul.
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2  There are periods of despondency and suffering which take possession of me.
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3  The Pontelliers possessed a very charming home on Esplanade Street in New Orleans.
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4  Any one may possess the portrait of a tragedian without exciting suspicion or comment.
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5  The children possessed themselves of the tent, and Mrs. Pontellier went over to join them.
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6  She could picture at that moment no greater bliss on earth than possession of the beloved one.
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7  The women were both of goodly height, Madame Ratignolle possessing the more feminine and matronly figure.
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8  She had possession of the rocker, and she was busily engaged in sewing upon a diminutive pair of night-drawers.
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9  It possessed the greatest interest and attraction for Edna; the envelope, its size and shape, the post-mark, the handwriting.
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10  She stood watching the fair woman walk down the long line of galleries with the grace and majesty which queens are sometimes supposed to possess.
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11  The woman was possessed of a cheerful nature, and refused to take any situation too seriously, especially a situation with which she was so familiar.
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12  He possessed a good figure, a pleasing face, not overburdened with depth of thought or feeling; and his dress was that of the conventional man of fashion.
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13  He was the only being present who possessed sufficient candor to admit that he was not listening to these gracious performances for the first time that summer.
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14  When Mademoiselle Reisz came and touched her upon the shoulder and spoke to her, the woman seemed to echo the thought which was ever in Edna's mind; or, better, the feeling which constantly possessed her.
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15  Each house consisted of two compartments, and each family at Lebrun's possessed a compartment for itself, fitted out with all the essential paraphernalia of the bath and whatever other conveniences the owners might desire.
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16  Venus rising from the foam could have presented no more entrancing a spectacle than Mrs. Pontellier, blazing with beauty and diamonds at the head of the board, while the other women were all of them youthful houris, possessed of incomparable charms.
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