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muse
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The Count of Monte Cristo
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muse
Used in
The Count of Monte Cristo
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  • Since then the maid had been below, and like every one else she thought the young ladies were in their own room; Madame Danglars, therefore, went to bed without a shadow of suspicion, and began to muse over the recent events.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • How often did he muse over it and pronounce the name of a dear friend—a friend lost to him forever; and on his death-bed, when the near approach of eternity seemed to have illumined his mind with supernatural light, this thought, which had until then been but a doubt, became a conviction, and his last words were, 'Maximilian, it was Edmond Dantes!'  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: She was his muse
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