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ingratitude
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Oliver Twist
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  • That he had, from his birth, displayed no better qualities than treachery, ingratitude, and malice.
  • …IN THE IMPROVING SOCIETY OF HIS REPUTABLE FRIENDS About noon next day, when the Dodger and Master Bates had gone out to pursue their customary avocations, Mr. Fagin took the opportunity of reading Oliver a long lecture on the crying sin of ingratitude; of which he clearly demonstrated he had been guilty, to no ordinary extent, in wilfully absenting himself from the society of his anxious friends; and, still more, in endeavouring to escape from them after so much trouble and expense…

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  • "Boy," Mrs. Amos said, "I am not the least bit surprised at your show of ingratitude.
    Christopher Paul Curtis  --  Bud, Not Buddy
  • I remember he used words like ’failure’ and ’ingratitude,’ and once he said very clearly, ’I know how well I have performed my duty.’
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice

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