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remorse
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • The sad quiet grey-blue glow of the dying day came through the window and the open door, covering over and allaying quietly a sudden instinct of remorse in Stephen’s heart.
  • Just as in dead bodies worms are engendered by putrefaction, so in the souls of the lost there arises a perpetual remorse from the putrefaction of sin, the sting of conscience, the worm, as Pope Innocent the Third calls it, of the triple sting.

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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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