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  • How many scenes, how many amorous episodes he had imagined on this seductive and playful theme, when his work was over!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Noticing stealthily that Avdotya Romanovna was following his words with close attention, Zossimov allowed himself to enlarge on this theme.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But the "humane" Andrey Semyonovitch ascribed Pyotr Petrovitch's ill-humour to his recent breach with Dounia and he was burning with impatience to discourse on that theme.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Of course, it was all ordinary youthful talk and thought, such as he had often heard before in different forms and on different themes.  (not reviewed by editor)

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