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Wuthering Heights
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  • ...he answered, waving me disdainfully aside.
  • ’Catherine!’ said Isabella, calling up her dignity, and disdaining to struggle from the tight grasp that held her, ’I’d thank you to adhere to the truth and not slander me, even in joke!

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  • She tries to be polite, but cannot hide her disdain for authority.
  • She has nothing but disdain for the notion that common people can regulate their own lives better than she can.

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