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The Idiot
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  • His heart beat loud and painfully when Aglaya spoke of the bench; could she—but no! he banished the thought, after an instant’s deliberation.
  • Oh! never would he banish the recollection of this meeting with her, and he never remembered it but with the same pain and agony of mind.
  • "She postponed the pleasure—I see—I quite understand!" said Hippolyte, hurriedly, as though he wished to banish the subject.

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  • He was banished from his own country.
  • I tried to banish the thought from my mind.

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