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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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indifferent
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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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  • I can still remember your complete indifference as to whether the sun moved round the earth or the earth round the sun.
  • He had never said as much before, and I must admit that his words gave me keen pleasure, for I had often been piqued by his indifference to my admiration and to the attempts which I had made to give publicity to his methods.
  • "Some poaching case, no doubt?" said I, with an indifferent manner.
  • But incredulity and indifference were evidently my strongest cards.
  • He then had it returned and obtained another—a most instructive incident, since it proved conclusively to my mind that we were dealing with a real hound, as no other supposition could explain this anxiety to obtain an old boot and this indifference to a new one.

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  • About a third are in favor of the change, a third are opposed, and a third are indifferent.
  • Before meeting us, she felt alone in an indifferent world.

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