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desolate
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Wuthering Heights
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  • A perfect misanthropist’s heaven: and Mr. Heathcliff and I are such a suitable pair to divide the desolation between us.
  • She was the most winning thing that ever brought sunshine into a desolate house: a real beauty in face, with the Earnshaws’ handsome dark eyes, but the Lintons’ fair skin and small features, and yellow curling hair.
  • ’I’m glad to see you out of doors again, Mr. Lockwood,’ he said, in reply to my greeting; ’from selfish motives partly: I don’t think I could readily supply your loss in this desolation.

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  • The photos show the desolate surface of the moon.
  • It is in her book of desolate desert photographs.

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