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decorum
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Bleak House
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  • He is presently reassured on these subjects by the unchallengeable reality of Mrs. Snagsby, sitting up with her head in a perfect beehive of curl-papers and night-cap, who has dispatched Guster to the police-station with official intelligence of her husband’s being made away with, and who within the last two hours has passed through every stage of swooning with the greatest decorum.

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  • All decorum was lost in the classroom.
  • She insists upon decorum and civility at her meetings.

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