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cavil
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Emma
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  • Her eyes, a deep grey, with dark eye-lashes and eyebrows, had never been denied their praise; but the skin, which she had been used to cavil at, as wanting colour, had a clearness and delicacy which really needed no fuller bloom.

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  • A frequent cavil with Joan is that it’s hard to keep up with her.

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