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Pride and Prejudice
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  • He was as generous, she doubted not, as the most generous of his sex; but while he was mortal, there must be a triumph.
  • ’This young gentleman is blessed, in a peculiar way, with every thing the heart of mortal can most desire,—splendid property, noble kindred, and extensive patronage.

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as in: mortal body Define
human (especially merely human); or subject to death
as in: a mortal wound Define
causing death
as in: felt mortal agony Define
extreme or intense
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