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propriety
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Wuthering Heights
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  • ’How is this?’ said Linton, addressing her; ’what notion of propriety must you have to remain here, after the language which has been held to you by that blackguard?

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  • While she took comfort in propriety, he saw it as a straitjacket.
  • She was known for losing all sense of propriety once she had a few drinks.

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