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The Mill on the Floss
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  • "Of course I sha’n’t peep," said Maggie, disdainfully; and she buried her face in the pillow like a person of strict honor.

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  • She tries to be polite, but cannot hide her disdain for authority.
  • She has nothing but disdain for the notion that common people can regulate their own lives better than she can.

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