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The Brothers Karamazov
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chivalry
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • No, in that case allow me to tell you of your brother’s highly chivalrous soldierly generosity, for he did give expression to it at the time.
  • A chivalrous spirit indeed!
  • But forgive me, I can’t trust my daughter so easily to your brother Ivan Fyodorovitch, though I still consider him the most chivalrous young man.
  • She had detested him from the first because he was engaged to Katerina Ivanovna, while she had, for some reason, suddenly conceived the desire that Katerina Ivanovna should throw him over, and marry the "charming, chivalrously refined Ivan, who had such excellent manners."

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  • Don Quixote was chivalrous, but delusional.
  • It struck her that it was hopeless to look for chivalry in such a man.
    E.M. Forster  --  A Room with a View

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