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The Idiot
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  • Burdovsky silently resumed his seat, and bent his head as though in profound thought.
  • A movement of impatience was noticed in his audience as he resumed: "I merely wish to state, for the information of all concerned, that the reason for Mr. Pavlicheff’s interest in your mother, Mr. Burdovsky, was simply that she was the sister of a serf-girl with whom he was deeply in love in his youth, and whom most certainly he would have married but for her sudden death.

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  • We hope for a resumption of negotiations.
  • The United Nations vote permits a resumption of trade with the country.

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