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ennui
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The Awakening
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  • It was not a condition of life which fitted her, and she could see in it but an appalling and hopeless ennui.
  • But as she sat there amid her guests, she felt the old ennui overtaking her; the hopelessness which so often assailed her, which came upon her like an obsession, like something extraneous, independent of volition.

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  • She’s suffering mid-life ennui with evaporating hopes.
  • We’re living together until ennui do us part.

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