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asylum
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The Mill on the Floss
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  • Bob, for his part, hoped he might be in the warmest department of an asylum understood to exist in the other world for gentlemen who are likely to be in fallen circumstances there.

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as in: she sought asylum in... Define
a shelter from danger or hardship
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a hospital for the mentally ill
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