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The Mill on the Floss
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  • …and secrete it in various corners, baffling to the most ingenious of thieves (for, to Mrs. Glegg’s mind, banks and strong-boxes would have nullified the pleasure of property; she might as well have taken her food in capsules); finally, to be looked up to by her own family and the neighborhood, so as no woman can ever hope to be who has not the praeterite and present dignity comprised in being a "widow well left,"—all this made a flattering and conciliatory view of the future.

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  • The university is comprised of six colleges.
  • The Senate is comprised of 100 senators — two from each state.

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