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  • It soon became clear to Gania, after scenes of wrath and quarrellings at the domestic hearth, that his family were seriously opposed to the match, and that Nastasia was aware of this fact was equally evident.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • She helps me to keep up my courage, and to bear the trials of my domestic life, and as I have an extra burden on my mind today…" "It seems to me," interrupted the prince, "that I was foolish to trouble you just now.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • At last, however, on the repeated positive assurance that he really was Prince Muishkin, and must absolutely see the general on business, the bewildered domestic showed him into a little ante-chamber leading to a waiting-room that adjoined the general's study, there handing him over to another servant, whose duty it was to be in this ante-chamber all the morning, and announce visitors to the general.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: domestic happiness
as in: the domestic market
as in: a domestic animal like a dog
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