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An Ideal Husband
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mockery
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An Ideal Husband
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  • And now what is there before me but public disgrace, ruin, terrible shame, the mockery of the world, a lonely dishonoured life, a lonely dishonoured death, it may be, some day?
  • (With a mock curtsey) Good evening, Lord Goring!
  • (With mock indignation.
  • (With a look of mock surprise.

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  • I will not permit the defendant to make a mockery of this trial.
  • Abuses at Abu Ghraib made a mockery of American idealism.

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