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Crime and Punishment
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  • I do not know whether he is well off now, and precisely what Marfa Petrovna left him; this will be known to me within a very short period; but no doubt here in Petersburg, if he has any pecuniary resources, he will relapse at once into his old ways.
  • "That’s no matter," answered Porfiry Petrovitch, receiving his explanation of his pecuniary position coldly, "but you can, if you prefer, write straight to me, to say, that having been informed of the matter, and claiming such and such as your property, you beg…."

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  • he received thanks but no pecuniary compensation for his services
  • The court needs to determine the pecuniary loss resulting from her husband’s death.

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