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persecution
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Frankenstein
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  • Persecuted and tortured as I am and have been, can death be any evil to me?
  • Every moment I feared to meet my persecutor.
  • The strength I relied on is gone; I feel that I shall soon die, and he, my enemy and persecutor, may still be in being.
  • Sometimes he commanded his countenance and tones and related the most horrible incidents with a tranquil voice, suppressing every mark of agitation; then, like a volcano bursting forth, his face would suddenly change to an expression of the wildest rage as he shrieked out imprecations on his persecutor.

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  • Everyone knows about the persecution of the Jews by the Nazis.
  • In that country non-Muslims are persecuted by law.

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