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oblivion
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  • We consign the whole thing to oblivion.
  • I have no purpose to serve now but burial in oblivion.
  • My only wish now in connexion with the objects which I had an idea of carrying out in the court with your aid as a friend is to let ’cause alone and bury ’cause in oblivion.
  • It is due alike to the oath I have taken, alike to the shattered idol, and alike to circumstances over which I have no control, that the whole should be buried in oblivion.
  • Whenever he is heard advancing, they both make some little decorative preparation to receive him; at other times they divide their watches into short scraps of oblivion and dialogues not wholly free from acerbity, as to whether Miss Dedlock, sitting with her feet upon the fender, was or was not falling into the fire when rescued (to her great displeasure) by her guardian genius the maid.

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  • And if he kept his eye peeled quickly he would see himself, an instant before oblivion,
    Ray Bradbury  --  Fahrenheit 451
  • The ache inside Thomas was deep and gnawing, and he tried to sink further into oblivion.
    James Dashner  --  The Scorch Trials

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