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being or placed in the center

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All day long this man would toil thus, his whole being centered upon the purpose of making twenty-three instead of twenty-two and a half cents an hour; and then his product would be reckoned up by the census taker, and jubilant captains of industry would boast of it in their banquet halls, telling how our workers are nearly twice as efficient as those of any other country.
Chamonix's affairs stood still; everybody was in the street, all interest was centered upon what was going on upon that lofty and isolated stage five miles away.
He was not expecting to meet anybody, for all interest was centered in the other part of the house now; his calculation proved correct.
All his wishes centered in domestic comfort and the quiet of private life.
As was true of the general public, his chief interest in the matter centered about the mysterious disappearance of the slayer.