This hobble of being alive is rather serious, don't you think so?
("Tess of the D'Urbervilles")
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We ought to have lived in mental communion, and no more.
Dialect words are those terrible marks of the beast to the truly genteel.
That long drip of human tears.
That it would always be summer and autumn, and you always courting me, and always thinking as much of me as you have done through the past summertime!
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