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wretched
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • Ah, my dear boys, believe me there is nothing in this wretched world that can make up for such a loss.
  • O, how terrible is the lot of those wretched beings!
  • You cannot know where that wretched habit will lead you or where it will come against you.
  • Promise God now that you will give up that sin, that wretched wretched sin.
  • Promise God now that you will give up that sin, that wretched wretched sin.
  • But it is too late: the just turn away from the wretched damned souls which now appear before the eyes of all in their hideous and evil character.

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  • The children were taken into protective custody due to their wretched living conditions.
  • The photograph showed poor people in a wretched village in East Africa.

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