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The Mill on the Floss
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  • The spiritual seed which had been scattered over Mr. Tulliver had apparently been destitute of any corresponding provision, and had slipped off to the winds again, from a total absence of hooks.
  • I don’t know where to go, if it isn’t to one o’ your aunts; and I hardly durst," said poor Mrs. Tulliver, quite destitute of mental resources in this extremity.

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  • The article is entitled Destitute and Desperate in the Land of Plenty.
  • The worst solitude is to be destitute of sincere friendship.
    Sir Francis Bacon

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