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The Count of Monte Cristo
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The Count of Monte Cristo
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  • No; captivity has subdued me—I have been here so long.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Morrel, subdued by the extraordinary ascendancy Monte Cristo exercised over everything around him, did not endeavor to resist it.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The jailer saw by his tone he would be happy to die; and as every prisoner is worth ten sous a day to his jailer, he replied in a more subdued tone.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Nature subdued must yield in the combat, the dream must succeed to reality, and then the dream reigns supreme, then the dream becomes life, and life becomes the dream.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I have only two adversaries—I will not say two conquerors, for with perseverance I subdue even them,—they are time and distance.  (not reviewed by editor)

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