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persecution
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • That is why in many of our monasteries the institution was at first resisted almost to persecution.
  • But to this day it exists in few monasteries only, and has sometimes been almost persecuted as an innovation in Russia.
  • The subject was the socialist revolutionaries who were at that time persecuted.
  • They will seek us again, hidden underground in the catacombs, for we shall be again persecuted and tortured.
  • The mere sight of the father who had hated him from his childhood, had been his enemy, his persecutor, and now his unnatural rival, was enough!
  • "Lise, for mercy’s sake, don’t scream, don’t persecute me.
  • ) "Gentlemen of the jury, you remember that awful night of which so much has been said to-day, when the son got over the fence and stood face to face with the enemy and persecutor who had begotten him.

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  • Everyone knows about the persecution of the Jews by the Nazis.
  • In that country non-Muslims are persecuted by law.

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