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  • Sure her offence Must be of such unnatural degree That monsters it, or your fore-vouch’d affection Fall’n into taint; which to believe of her Must be a faith that reason without miracle Should never plant in me.

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  • She was sensible enough to sit out jitterbug numbers and avoid music with a South American taint, and Henry said when she learned to talk and dance at the same time she’d be a hit.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • The stench of refuse taints the air.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes

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