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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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admonition
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • The lank brown horses knew it and shook their bells to the clear night in admonition.
  • It was the last tram; the lank brown horses knew it and shook their bells to the clear night in admonition.
  • The confession came only from Stephen’s lips and, while they spoke the words, a sudden memory had carried him to another scene called up, as if by magic, at the moment when he had noted the faint cruel dimples at the corners of Heron’s smiling lips and had felt the familiar stroke of the cane against his calf and had heard the familiar word of admonition: —Admit.

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  • ignored my admonition
  • He that gives good advice, builds with one hand; he that gives good counsel and example, builds with both; but he that gives good admonition and bad example, builds with one hand and pulls down with the other.
    Francis Bacon

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