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advocate
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advocate
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Mansfield Park
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  • How could you imagine me an advocate for marriage without love?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • William, the eldest, a year older than herself, her constant companion and friend; her advocate with her mother (of whom he was the darling) in every distress.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I am an advocate for early marriages, where there are means in proportion, and would have every young man, with a sufficient income, settle as soon after four-and-twenty as he can.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Your aunt Norris has always been an advocate, and very judiciously, for young people's being brought up without unnecessary indulgences; but there should be moderation in everything.  (not reviewed by editor)

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