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The Mill on the Floss
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promontory
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The Mill on the Floss
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  • Mrs. Pullet took off her cap, displaying the brown silk scalp with a jutting promontory of curls which was common to the more mature and judicious women of those times, and placing the bonnet on her head, turned slowly round, like a draper’s lay-figure, that Mrs. Tulliver might miss no point of view.

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  • can see it from Promontory Point
  • The castle looms up on a craggy promontory above the North Sea.

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