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indulgent
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David Copperfield
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  • Weak indulgence has ruined me.
  • He believed he was an indulgent father (as indeed he was), and I might spare myself any solicitude on her account.
  • Indulgence in remembrance, and indulgence in forgetfulness.
  • Indulgence in remembrance, and indulgence in forgetfulness.
  • Under ordinary circumstances, I should scruple to entreat the indulgence of Miss Trotwood and Miss Wickfield, but-’
  • ’Though harrowing to myself to mention, the alienation of Mr. Micawber (formerly so domesticated) from his wife and family, is the cause of my addressing my unhappy appeal to Mr. Traddles, and soliciting his best indulgence.

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  • Indulgent parents risk spoiling their children.
  • Her parents are strict, but her grandparents are indulgent.

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