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hapless
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Frankenstein
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  • I heard of the discovery of the American hemisphere and wept with Safie over the hapless fate of its original inhabitants.
  • Thus spoke my prophetic soul, as, torn by remorse, horror, and despair, I beheld those I loved spend vain sorrow upon the graves of William and Justine, the first hapless victims to my unhallowed arts.

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  • a hapless victim
  • Hapless child
    Sophocles  --  Antigone

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