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Definitionfirm in purpose or belief
- If they were resolute to accost her, she laid her finger on the scarlet letter, and passed on.Chapter 13 -- Another View of Hester (33% in)
- The wiser effort would have been to diffuse thought and imagination through the opaque substance of to-day, and thus to make it a bright transparency; to spiritualise the burden that began to weigh so heavily; to seek, resolutely, the true and indestructible value that lay hidden in the petty and wearisome incidents, and ordinary characters with which I was now conversant.Introductory (82% in)
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