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Northanger Abbey
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  • Catherine had fortitude too; she suffered, but no murmur passed her lips.
  • To be disgraced in the eye of the world, to wear the appearance of infamy while her heart is all purity, her actions all innocence, and the misconduct of another the true source of her debasement, is one of those circumstances which peculiarly belong to the heroine’s life, and her fortitude under it what particularly dignifies her character.
  • "This is a somewhat heavy call upon your brother’s fortitude," observed the general to Eleanor.

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  • physical strength and mental fortitude
  • She has the fortitude to finish this project.

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