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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
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  • Should the throes of change take me in the act of writing it, Hyde will tear it in pieces; but if some time shall have elapsed after I have laid it by, his wonderful selfishness and Circumscription to the moment will probably save it once again from the action of his ape-like spite.

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  • three years elapsed
  • Three months have elapsed since the fire.

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