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remorse
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Middlemarch
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  • But she had made Fred feel for the first time something like the tooth of remorse.
  • He was doctrinally convinced that there was a total absence of merit in himself; but that doctrinal conviction may be held without pain when the sense of demerit does not take a distinct shape in memory and revive the tingling of shame or the pang of remorse.
  • "If you are not good, none is good"—those little words may give a terrific meaning to responsibility, may hold a vitriolic intensity for remorse.

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  • There was no sign of remorse until the police caught her.
  • I expressed my remorse at having let them down.

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