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Used in
The Brothers Karamazov
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  • It's the most fantastic farce.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It's a strange thing a sensible man should care to play such a farce!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "An unseemly farce which I foresaw when I came here!" cried Dmitri indignantly.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Here we are face to face; what's the use of going on keeping up a farce to each other?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • For all their indisputable intelligence, men take this farce as something serious, and that is their tragedy.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Dmitri wondered, for he could not remember what he had promised, but he answered by letter that he would do his utmost not to let himself be provoked "by vileness," but that, although he had a deep respect for the elder and for his brother Ivan, he was convinced that the meeting was either a trap for him or an unworthy farce.  (not reviewed by editor)

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