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The Scarlet Letter
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  • Meagre, indeed, and cold, was the sympathy that a transgressor might look for, from such bystanders, at the scaffold.

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  • They danced for the rest of the half hour, stopping to swallow their meager lunches only while Signor Carlotti was changing the phonograph between songs.
    Margaret Peterson Haddix  --  Uprising
  • Inside, along with the rest of our meager possessions, were the Tales.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City

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