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  • ’I despise ’em,’ said the beadle, growing very red in the face.
  • But now that he was enveloped in the old calico robes which had grown yellow in the same service, he was badged and ticketed, and fell into his place at once—a parish child—the orphan of a workhouse—the humble, half-starved drudge—to be cuffed and buffeted through the world—despised by all, and pitied by none.

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  • She despises the people he has to work for.
  • They despise each other.

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