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  • Many a time has she said so; and yet I am no advocate for entire seclusion.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I am a great advocate for timidity—and I am sure one does not often meet with it.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • — "Are you talking about me?—I am sure nobody ought to be, or can be, a greater advocate for matrimony than I am; and if it had not been for the misery of her leaving Hartfield, I should never have thought of Miss Taylor but as the most fortunate woman in the world; and as to slighting Mr. Weston, that excellent Mr. Weston, I think there is nothing he does not deserve.  (not reviewed by editor)

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