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vindictive
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Babbitt
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  • He was pitching the chill abominations into the bath-tub, pleased by the vindictiveness of that desolate flapping sound; and in the midst his wife serenely trotted in, observed serenely, "Why Georgie dear, what are you doing?

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  • punishments...essentially vindictive in their nature
  • more vindictive than jealous love

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