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  • These feelings dictated my answer to my father.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Do not suppose, however, that I wish to dictate happiness to you or that a delay on your part would cause me any serious uneasiness.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But it is your happiness I desire as well as my own when I declare to you that our marriage would render me eternally miserable unless it were the dictate of your own free choice.  (not reviewed by editor)

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