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Great Expectations
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  • So, Mr. Trabb measured and calculated me in the parlor, as if I were an estate and he the finest species of surveyor, and gave himself such a world of trouble that I felt that no suit of clothes could possibly remunerate him for his pains.
  • I detested the chambers beyond expression at that period of repentance, and could not endure the sight of the Avenger’s livery; which had a more expensive and a less remunerative appearance then than at any other time in the four-and-twenty hours.

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  • It was inadequate remuneration to make up for his expenses.
  • Our policy is that employees cannot dispense "special" favors or privileges to anyone, even when there is no remuneration in return.

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