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despair
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Treasure Island
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  • A few small coins, a thimble, and some thread and big needles, a piece of pigtail tobacco bitten away at the end, his gully with the crooked handle, a pocket compass, and a tinder box were all that they contained, and I began to despair.
  • My first impulse was one of despair, but my second was towards joy.
  • They had set me with my back against the wall, and I stood there, looking Silver in the face, pluckily enough, I hope, to all outward appearance, but with black despair in my heart.

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  • Don’t despair—help is on the way!
  • Don’t give in to despair.

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