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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • Out of these say twenty will endeavour to drown the bitterness of despised love in drink; twenty more will mope away their lives without a wish or attempt to make a mark in he world, because they have no ambition apart from their attachment to you; twenty more—the susceptible person myself possibly among them—will be always draggling after you, getting where they may just see you, doing desperate things.

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  • susceptible to colds
  • Not being susceptible to contradicting evidence, it is not a testable hypothesis.
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