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abode

Residence,home,domicile.
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One day, when my father had gone by himself to Milan, my mother, accompanied by me, visited this abode.
But she is perfectly amiable, and often condescends to drive by my humble abode in her little phaeton and ponies.
After some journeying backward and forward to consult this gentleman, he decided on retiring from business, and on taking up his abode within an easy distance of his medical man.
If tenderness could be ever supposed wanting, good sense and good breeding supplied its place; and as to the little irritations sometimes introduced by aunt Norris, they were short, they were trifling, they were as a drop of water to the ocean, compared with the ceaseless tumult of her present abode.
To say the truth, I believe the youth himself would, from some prudent considerations, have preferred another place of abode at this time, had his terror on Sophia's account given him liberty to reflect a moment on what any otherways concerned himself, than as his love made him partake whatever affected her.
Nature is turning out Wilcoxes in this peaceful abode, so that they may inherit the earth.
And at that time he abode in the town which is called The Pied Cow.