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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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sever
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • Also, when thinking of him, saw always a stern severed head or death mask as if outlined on a grey curtain or veronica.
  • Even now against the grey curtain of the morning he saw it before him like the phantom of a dream, the face of a severed head or death-mask, crowned on the brows by its stiff black upright hair as by an iron crown.

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  • She severed an artery.
  • She plans to sever the relationship.

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