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The Mill on the Floss
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  • We no longer approximate in our behavior to the mere impulsiveness of the lower animals, but conduct ourselves in every respect like members of a highly civilized society.
  • "Oh, brother!" said good Mrs. Moss, too impulsive to be prudent, "I’m thankful I’m come now to see you yourself again; I thought you’d never know us any more."
  • Maggie, in her impulsiveness, wanted Philip to know at once the position they must hold toward each other; but she checked herself.

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  • letting him borrow her car was an impulsive act that she immediately regretted
  • He is young and impulsive.

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