1 It came vividly to Selden on the Casino steps that Monte Carlo had, more than any other place he knew, the gift of accommodating itself to each man's humour.
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2 For many days Cassy had been unusually gracious and accommodating in her humors; and Legree and she had been, apparently, on the best of terms.
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3 But these fears proved groundless, for Paul Ivanovitch displayed an extraordinary aptitude for accommodating himself to his new position.
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4 'The arbour there has done well,' he added, 'because it's acacia and lilac; they're accommodating good fellows, those trees, they don't want much care.'
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5 The friendliness of his disposition made him happy in accommodating those, whose situation might be considered, in comparison with the past, as unfortunate.
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6 On quitting the Cobb, they all went in-doors with their new friends, and found rooms so small as none but those who invite from the heart could think capable of accommodating so many.
7 In my ignorance I supposed that the little hotel existed for the purpose of accommodating the passengers who travelled on the stage-coach.
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8 That done, we gradually began to settle down and to accommodate ourselves to our new surroundings.
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9 I hope I have learnt how to accommodate myself to the changes of life.
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10 The carriage would not accommodate so many.
11 Had Fabius, therefore, been King of Rome, he might well have caused the war to end unhappily, not knowing how to accommodate his methods to the change in the times.
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12 As we then had no room large enough to accommodate all who would be present, the place of meeting was under a large improvised arbour, built partly of brush and partly of rough boards.
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13 They preferred taking it out of doors, under the trees, and I set a little table to accommodate them.
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14 When my mother removes into another house my services shall be readily given to accommodate her as far as I can.
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15 For truly, the Right Whale's mouth would accommodate a couple of whist-tables, and comfortably seat all the players.
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