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  • The general had turned up in the bosom of his family two or three days before, but not, as usual, with the olive branch of peace in his hand, not in the garb of penitence—in which he was usually clad on such occasions—but, on the contrary, in an uncommonly bad temper.

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  • When her anger passed, she was penitent.
  • If she’s truly penitent, you should forgive her.

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