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inscribe
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Wuthering Heights
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  • It was a Testament, in lean type, and smelling dreadfully musty: a fly-leaf bore the inscription — ’Catherine Earnshaw, her book,’ and a date some quarter of a century back.
  • The lattice was open, and, as he stepped out, I heard Cathy inquiring of her unsociable attendant what was that inscription over the door?
  • Next morning I answered the letter by a slip of paper, inscribed, ’Master Heathcliff is requested to send no more notes to Miss Linton, as she will not receive them.’
  • …to weary myself with imagining some fit parentage for him; and, repeating my waking meditations, I tracked his existence over again, with grim variations; at last, picturing his death and funeral: of which, all I can remember is, being exceedingly vexed at having the task of dictating an inscription for his monument, and consulting the sexton about it; and, as he had no surname, and we could not tell his age, we were obliged to content ourselves with the single word, ’Heathcliff.’
  • I was half inclined to make it try; however, he moved off to open the door, and, as he raised the latch, he looked up to the inscription above, and said, with a stupid mixture of awkwardness and elation: "Miss Catherine!

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