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- She grew cross and wearisome; snapping at and teasing Catherine continually, at the imminent risk of exhausting her limited patience.Chapter 10 (62% in)
- I could not picture a father treating a dying child as tyrannically and wickedly as I afterwards learned Heathcliff had treated him, to compel this apparent eagerness: his efforts redoubling the more imminently his avaricious and unfeeling plans were threatened with defeat by death.Chapter 25 (99% in)
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