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The Mill on the Floss
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  • Chapter II Aunt Glegg Learns the Breadth of Bob’s Thumb While Maggie’s life-struggles had lain almost entirely within her own soul, one shadowy army fighting another, and the slain shadows forever rising again, Tom was engaged in a dustier, noisier warfare, grappling with more substantial obstacles, and gaining more definite conquests.

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  • I’ve just begun to grapple with the problem.
  • the two men grappled with each other for several minutes

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