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She moved in a manner that was al most boyish , clasping her hands behind her back and shaking her head from time to time i n a brief gesture of someone just waki ng from sleep. \Vhenever she felt Stefan's long gaze upon her she turned her head a nd smiled at him with a questioning look. But she also knew how to look at h i m i n another way, gravely, seriously . " She hadn't u nderstood. "You couldn't have locked the suitcases if you had given me that key ri ng, " Stefa n expl a i ned. " she asked .
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