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  • His anger against her found vent in coarse railing at her paramour, whose name and voice and features offended his baffled pride: a priested peasant, with a brother a policeman in Dublin and a brother a potboy in Moycullen.

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  • She doesn’t believe in divorce, but she does believe in paramours.
  • Yes, they were admirers, paramours, sweethearts.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

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