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The Mill on the Floss
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  • But he told Mr. Tulliver several stories about "Swing" and incendiarism, and asked his advice about feeding pigs in so thoroughly secular and judicious a manner, with so much polished glibness of tongue, that the miller thought, here was the very thing he wanted for Tom.
  • So of her curled fronts: Mrs. Glegg had doubtless the glossiest and crispest brown curls in her drawers, as well as curls in various degrees of fuzzy laxness; but to look out on the week-day world from under a crisp and glossy front would be to introduce a most dreamlike and unpleasant confusion between the sacred and the secular.

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  • Most countries of the Middle East and North Africa maintain a dual system of secular courts and religious courts, in which the religious courts mainly regulate marriage and inheritance.
    Apostasy in Islam - Wikipedia  --  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apostasy_in_Islam(retrieved 05/20/06)
  • Several studies have found Sweden to be one of the most secular countries in the world.
    Atheism - Wikipedia  --  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atheist(retrieved 05/20/06)

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