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The Idiot
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  • "I really think I must request you to step into the next room!" he said, with all the insistence he could muster.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "I see you are shuddering, Lef Nicolaievitch," said the latter, at length, "almost as you did once in Moscow, before your fit; don't you remember? I don't know what I shall do with you—" The prince bent forward to listen, putting all the strain he could muster upon his understanding in order to take in what Rogojin said, and continuing to gaze at the latter's face.  (not reviewed by editor)

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