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The Mill on the Floss
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  • Mrs. Tulliver felt that she ought to be affected, but she was a woman of sparse tears, stout and healthy; she couldn’t cry so much as her sister Pullet did, and had often felt her deficiency at funerals.

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  • Trees are sparse in that region.
  • The area is sparsely populated.

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