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Wuthering Heights
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  • He told me of Catherine’s illness, and accused my brother of causing it promising that I should be Edgar’s proxy in suffering, till he could get hold of him.

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  • Her wake was modest but nice—with hundreds of people, her look-alike sister from Omaha bustling by proxy, pouring coffee and Baileys and handing out cookies and telling funny stories about Mo.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • Using you as a proxy, because the person I really want to harm can’t be harmed.
    Becca Fitzpatrick  --  Hush, Hush

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