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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • But later on I learnt with astonishment from medical specialists that there is no pretense about it, that it is a terrible illness to which women are subject, specially prevalent among us in Russia, and that it is due to the hard lot of the peasant women.

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  • The country maintains a pretense of a free press.
  • Nobody is fooled by her pretense.

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