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inscribe
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • He took him to our town cemetery and showed him in a remote corner a cast-iron tombstone, cheap but decently kept, on which were inscribed the name and age of the deceased and the date of her death, and below a four-lined verse, such as are commonly used on old-fashioned middle-class tombs.
  • But by the bed, behind the screen, they picked up from the floor a big and thick envelope with the inscription: "A present of three thousand roubles for my angel Grushenka, if she is willing to come."
  • "It . it must be that envelope of my father’s, the envelope that contained the three thousand roubles . and if there’s inscribed on it, allow me, ’For my little chicken’ . yes—three thousand!" he shouted, "do you see, three thousand, do you see?"
  • The murderer, we are told, leapt down to find out, as a precaution, whether the witness was alive or not, yet he had left in his murdered father’s study, as the prosecutor himself argues, an amazing piece of evidence in the shape of a torn envelope, with an inscription that there had been three thousand roubles in it.

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