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reminiscence
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Anna Karenina
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  • But in favor of foreign travel I would urge the change of habits, the removal from conditions calling up reminiscences.
  • And I tell you—I did make an offer and was rejected, and Katerina Alexandrovna is nothing now to me but a painful and humiliating reminiscence.
  • However often he told himself that he was in no wise to blame in it, that recollection, like other humiliating reminiscences of a similar kind, made him twinge and blush.
  • "Am I right, that you have some reminiscences connected with that song?" said Kitty.
  • There had been in his past, as in every man’s, actions, recognized by him as bad, for which his conscience ought to have tormented him; but the memory of these evil actions was far from causing him so much suffering as those trivial but humiliating reminiscences.
  • The sight of other people, their remarks, his own reminiscences, everything was for him a source of agony.
  • "Wasn’t I dreadfully untidy?" she wondered, but seeing the smile of ecstasy these reminiscences called up, she felt that the impression she had made had been very good.
  • After wavering among reminiscences and anecdotes of guns, of dogs, and of former shooting parties, the conversation rested on a topic that interested all of them.

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  • Her best-selling reminiscences of life in rural Mississippi.
  • [He loses himself in reminiscences.]
    Arthur Miller  --  Death of a Salesman

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