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calamity
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • Supposing that this unhappy young man’s story were absolutely true, then what hellish thing, what absolutely unforeseen and extraordinary calamity could have occurred between the time when he parted from his father, and the moment when, drawn back by his screams, he rushed into the glade?

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  • The whole country was affected by the calamity of 9/11.
  • The fire was a terrible calamity.

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