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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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filial
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • He had known neither the pleasure of companionship with others nor the vigour of rude male health nor filial piety.
  • He had tried to build a break-water of order and elegance against the sordid tide of life without him and to dam up, by rules of conduct and active interest and new filial relations, the powerful recurrence of the tides within him.

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  • tried to restrain her mother, so far as filial respect would allow
  • An F1 hybrid is the first filial generation of seeds/plants or animal offspring resulting from a cross mating of distinctly different parental types.

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