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Northanger Abbey
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  • A glance at the old chest, as she turned away from this examination, was not without its use; she scorned the causeless fears of an idle fancy, and began with a most happy indifference to prepare herself for bed.

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  • Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned.
  • That coach scorns students who don’t have natural ability.

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