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attribute
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Middlemarch
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attribute
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Middlemarch
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  • Why do you attribute to me a wish for anything that would annoy you?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • When one sees a perfect woman, one never thinks of her attributes—one is conscious of her presence.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • In fact, I should rather attribute to you a romantic disregard of your own worldly interests.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He fled by another doorway, but Mr. Jonah, who had not before seen Fred's white complexion, long legs, and pinched delicacy of face, prepared many sarcasms in which these points of appearance were wittily combined with the lowest moral attributes.  (not reviewed by editor)

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