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Crime and Punishment
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  • I told her too the story of Sofya Semyonovna in full detail, suppressing nothing.
  • It was conceived on sleepless nights, with a throbbing heart, in ecstasy and suppressed enthusiasm.
  • And that proud suppressed enthusiasm in young people is dangerous!
  • …anxiety that the dishes should be passed round correctly and that everyone should taste them, in spite of the agonising cough which interrupted her every minute and seemed to have grown worse during the last few days, she hastened to pour out in a half whisper to Raskolnikov all her suppressed feelings and her just indignation at the failure of the dinner, interspersing her remarks with lively and uncontrollable laughter at the expense of her visitors and especially of her landlady.

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  • The dictator suppressed criticism in the press.
  • She struggled to suppress a smile as the little boy told of his fear of a monster under the bed.

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