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lament
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Measure for Measure
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  • Left her in her tears, and dried not one of them with his comfort; swallowed his vows whole, pretending, in her, discoveries of dishonour; in few, bestow’d her on her own lamentation, which she yet wears for his sake; and he, a marble to her tears, is washed with them, but relents not.

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  • She lamented the loss.
  • We lamented our sad circumstances.

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