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The Age of Innocence
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ramifications
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The Age of Innocence
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  • He knew all the ramifications of New York’s cousinships; and could not only elucidate such complicated questions as that of the connection between the Mingotts (through the Thorleys) with the Dallases of South Carolina, and that of the relationship of the elder branch of Philadelphia Thorleys to the Albany Chiverses (on no account to be confused with the Manson Chiverses of University Place), but could also enumerate the leading characteristics of each family: as, for instance, the…

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  • the court’s decision had many unforeseen ramifications
  • Does anyone see negative ramifications if we implement this suggestion?

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