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penance
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Pride and Prejudice
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  • It seemed like wilful ill-nature, or a voluntary penance, for on these occasions it was not merely a few formal inquiries and an awkward pause and then away, but he actually thought it necessary to turn back and walk with her.

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  • A foreign policy of penance was counterproductive.

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