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The Idiot
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  • Yet you could come here and expect to be betrothed to me before you left the house!
  • V. IN point of fact, Varia had rather exaggerated the certainty of her news as to the prince’s betrothal to Aglaya.

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  • She was betrothed on the day of her birth.
  • Last of all came a little hump-backed, wizened old man in whom she recognized with a shudder the new Grand Vizier and her own betrothed husband, Ahoshta Tarkaan himself.
    C.S. Lewis  --  The Horse and His Boy

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