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Far from the Madding Crowd
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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • The truth was, that as she now stood—excited, wild, and honest as the day—her alluring beauty bore out so fully the epithets he had bestowed upon it that he was quite startled at his temerity in advancing them as false.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: earned the epithet, "The Great"
as in: racial epithet
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