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The Brothers Karamazov
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • He felt more and more oppressed by a strange physical weakness.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Why can there not be among them one martyr oppressed by great sorrow and loving humanity?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Here I must mention that Smerdyakov, oppressed by terror and despair of a sort, had felt during those last few days that one of the fits from which he had suffered before at moments of strain, might be coming upon him again.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The foreign criminal, they say, rarely repents, for the very doctrines of to-day confirm him in the idea that his crime is not a crime, but only a reaction against an unjustly oppressive force.  (not reviewed by editor)

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