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All Quiet on the Western Front
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  • A few years ago we would have despised ourselves terribly.
  • —They are different men here, men I cannot properly understand, whom I envy and despise.
  • A week after we heard that he had been caught by the field gendarmes, those despicable military police.
  • He despises it when not flavoured with bog-myrtle, and, "for God’s sake, let it all be cooked together, not the potatoes, the beans, and the bacon separately.

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  • She despises the people he has to work for.
  • They despise each other.

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