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Heart of Darkness
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  • I heard a scathing murmur at my ear, ’Heap of muffs—go to.’
  • Suddenly the manager’s boy put his insolent black head in the doorway, and said in a tone of scathing contempt— " ’Mistah Kurtz—he dead.’

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  • She was hurt by his scathing remarks.
  • She withstood scathing criticism.

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