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I almost never see using "being" in past participle phrases, even though those participle phrase express something progressing.

1- For nigh on half a year, they had lived in the magister’s house, eating his food, pampered by his servants. (A Game of Thrones, George R. R. Martin)

2- For nigh on half a year, they had lived in the magister’s house, eating his food, being pampered by his servants.

I don't understand why "being" is almost never used with past participle clauses. I think the second sentence more plausible since "pampering" is happening throughout that given time.

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