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phenomenon
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A Tale of Two Cities
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phenomenon
Used in
A Tale of Two Cities
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  • Monseigneur, as a class, had dissociated himself from the phenomenon of his not being appreciated: of his being so little wanted in France, as to incur considerable danger of receiving his dismissal from it, and this life together.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Thus it was, however; and the last drop of blood having been extracted from the flints, and the last screw of the rack having been turned so often that its purchase crumbled, and it now turned and turned with nothing to bite, Monseigneur began to run away from a phenomenon so low and unaccountable.  (not reviewed by editor)

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