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remorse
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Measure for Measure
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  • your heart were touch’d with that remorse
  • In brief,—to set the needless process by, How I persuaded, how I pray’d, and kneel’d, How he refell’d me, and how I replied,— For this was of much length,—the vile conclusion I now begin with grief and shame to utter: He would not, but by gift of my chaste body To his concupiscible intemperate lust, Release my brother; and, after much debatement, My sisterly remorse confutes mine honour, And I did yield to him.

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  • There was no sign of remorse until the police caught her.
  • I expressed my remorse at having let them down.

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