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  • But the fact that she could never be eminent among these scoffing enthusiasts did not keep her from being proud of them, from defending them in imaginary conversations with Kennicott, who grunted (she could hear his voice), "They’re simply a bunch of wild impractical theorists sittin’ round chewing the rag," and "I haven’t got the time to chase after a lot of these fool fads; I’m too busy putting aside a stake for our old age."

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  • She is an eminent scholar.
  • eminent members of the community

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