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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • It is not miracles that dispose realists to belief.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But the captain of the police, Mihail Mihailovitch, was very favorably disposed to Grushenka.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • As a matter of fact, Dmitri Fyodorovitch, I've always been disposed to regard you as, so to speak, more unfortunate than guilty.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • First, that 'no social organization can or ought to arrogate to itself power to dispose of the civic and political rights of its members.'  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Many ladies quarreled violently with their husbands over differences of opinion about the dreadful case, and it was only natural that the husbands of these ladies, far from being favorably disposed to the prisoner, should enter the court bitterly prejudiced against him.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • What piqued him most was that these boys of fifteen turned up their noses at him too superciliously, and were at first disposed to treat him as "a small boy," not fit to associate with them, and that was an unendurable insult.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "My goddess!" cried the Pole on the sofa, "I see you're not well-disposed to me, that's why I'm gloomy.  (not reviewed by editor)

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