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anecdote
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  • How very curious, point for point the same anecdote, and happening at different ends of Europe!
  • But the strangest thing of all in my case is, that I should consider the little anecdote which I am now about to give you as a confession of the worst of my ’bad actions.’
  • Evgenie Pavlovitch continued some apparently extremely funny and interesting anecdote to Alexandra, speaking quickly and with much animation.
  • The question is connected with the following anecdote of past times; for I am obliged to relate a story.
  • And you, gentlemen, I assure you my anecdote is the naked truth.

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  • Her autobiography is sprinkled with amusing anecdotes.
  • She is good at making a point in an interesting and memorable way with an anecdote.

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