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  • Amazon shared from Atonement: A Novel by Ian McEwan
    Drowned in the lake, ravished by gypsies, struck by a passing motorcar, she thought ritually, a sound principle being that nothing was ever as one imagined it, and this was an efficient means of excluding the worst.
  • Amazon shared from Atonement: A Novel by Ian McEwan
    Above all, she wanted to look as though she had not given the matter a moment’s thought, and that would take time.
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    It wasn’t only wickedness and scheming that made people unhappy, it was confusion and misunderstanding; above all, it was the failure to grasp the simple truth that other people are as real as you.
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    she knew it was overwhelmingly probable that everyone else had thoughts like hers.
  • Amazon shared from Barchester Towers by Anthony Trollope
    With what complacency will a young parson deduce false conclusions from misunderstood texts, and then threaten us with all the penalties of Hades if we neglect to comply with the injunctions he has given us!
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