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The Scarlet Letter
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  • Finally, all other difficulties being obviated, woman cannot take advantage of these preliminary reforms until she herself shall have undergone a still mightier change, in which, perhaps, the ethereal essence, wherein she has her truest life, will be found to have evaporated.

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  • There was supposed to be a presentation about the future of CircleMoney—a way to send all online purchases through the Circle and, eventually, obviate the need for paper currency at all—but then the presentation was cancelled.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • A useful and graciously austere half-light which dissipates puerile fears and obviates falls.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables

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