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forsake
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • —I often dream of forsaking all that I have, leaving Lise, and becoming a sister of mercy.
  • Your little one will see from heaven that you have forsaken his father, and will weep over you.
  • Had it not been for her friendship with Madame Krassotkin, which was some consolation to the forsaken lady, she would certainly have completely dissolved away in tears.

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  • The country must reject and forsake terrorism.
  • With only twelve, the boldest and the best,
    I seek the adventure, and forsake the rest.
    Homer  --  The Odyssey

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