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progressive
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The Scarlet Letter
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  • Now she caught the low undertone, as of the wind sinking down to repose itself; then ascended with it, as it rose through progressive gradations of sweetness and power, until its volume seemed to envelop her with an atmosphere of awe and solemn grandeur.

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  • progressive schools
  • progressive paralysis

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