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detach
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Wuthering Heights
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  • Some were detached sentences; other parts took the form of a regular diary, scrawled in an unformed, childish hand.
  • He muttered detached words also; the only one I could catch was the name of Catherine, coupled with some wild term of endearment or suffering; and spoken as one would speak to a person present; low and earnest, and wrung from the depth of his soul.

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  • She spoke in a cold, detached manner as though she didn’t care about him any more.
  • These days, she seems emotionally detached whenever she talks about him.

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