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accomplice
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • But even more than that, I am afraid I shall be taken for an accomplice of his when he does something crazy to his father.
  • Why should you be taken for an accomplice?
  • "They’ll think I am an accomplice, because I let him know the signals as a great secret."
  • It would be interesting to know what motives could have induced the two accomplices to form such an insane plan.
  • Strange sort of accomplices who begin to accuse one another at once!
  • If he had really been a guilty accomplice, would he so readily have made this statement at the inquiry?
  • As soon as he is arrested the prisoner instantly throws all the blame on Smerdyakov, not accusing him of being his accomplice, but of being himself the murderer.
  • One commits the murder and takes all the trouble while his accomplice lies on one side shamming a fit, apparently to arouse suspicion in every one, alarm in his master and alarm in Grigory.
  • After committing the murder while his accomplice lay in bed, he throws the blame on the invalid, who might well have resented it and in self-preservation might well have confessed the truth.
  • Supposing that he did agree, it would still follow that Dmitri Karamazov is the murderer and the instigator, and Smerdyakov is only a passive accomplice, and not even an accomplice, but merely acquiesced against his will through terror.
  • Supposing that he did agree, it would still follow that Dmitri Karamazov is the murderer and the instigator, and Smerdyakov is only a passive accomplice, and not even an accomplice, but merely acquiesced against his will through terror.
  • "Assured of your consent, I should have known that you wouldn’t have made an outcry over those three thousand being lost, even if I’d been suspected, instead of Dmitri Fyodorovitch, or as his accomplice; on the contrary, you would have protected me from others….

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