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despair
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Oliver Twist
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  • At length he put it down, as if despairing of success; and, leaning back in his chair, muttered: ’What a fine thing capital punishment is!
  • There is something about a roused woman: especially if she add to all her other strong passions, the fierce impulses of recklessness and despair; which few men like to provoke.
  • To him they brought despair.

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  • Don’t despair—help is on the way!
  • Don’t give in to despair.

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