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codicil
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  • Nobody present having any suggestion to offer in the remarkable emergency, Mrs. Gradgrind departed this life for the time being, after delivering the following codicil to her remarks already executed: ’As to the wedding, all I ask, Louisa, is, — and I ask it with a fluttering in my chest, which actually extends to the soles of my feet, — that it may take place soon.

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  • She challenged the codicil.
  • She added a codicil instructing a pauper’s funeral so even those funds would go to the foundation.

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