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mortal
used in
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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mortal
Used in
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • At church "sociables" he was always called upon to read poetry; and when he was through, the ladies would lift up their hands and let them fall helplessly in their laps, and "wall" their eyes, and shake their heads, as much as to say, "Words cannot express it; it is too beautiful, TOO beautiful for this mortal earth."  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: felt mortal agony
as in: mortal body
as in: a mortal wound
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