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The Idiot
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  • The bright Petersburg summer nights were already beginning to close in, and but for the full moon, it would have been difficult to distinguish anything in Rogojin’s dismal room, with the drawn blinds.

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as in: a dismal expression Define
depressing or gloomy
as in: a dismal performance Define
of terrible quality
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