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allegory
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • ’Ah, but it was symbolic,’ they’ll say, ’an allegory,’ and the devil knows what all!
  • "Besides, all that’s by way of allegory in Gogol, for he’s made all the names have a meaning.

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  • In Plato’s allegory, the prisoners in the cave represent people living in ignorance.
  • "Allegory’s beyond me," said Jim.
    Ray Bradbury  --  Something Wicked This Way Comes

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