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penitent
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Oliver Twist
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  • "It is never too late," said Rose, "for penitence and atonement."
  • —A sheet of paper crossed and crossed again, with a penitent confession, and prayers to God to help her.

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  • When her anger passed, she was penitent.
  • If she’s truly penitent, you should forgive her.

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