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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • Externally, Grigory was cold, dignified and taciturn, and spoke, weighing his words, without frivolity.
  • And, indeed, this circumstance led to the catastrophe, the account of which forms the subject of my first introductory story, or rather the external side of it.
  • What made his depression so vexatious and irritating was that it had a kind of casual, external character—he felt that.
  • Moreover, that spiritual agony cannot be taken from them, for that suffering is not external but within them.
  • Soon they began to lay aside even external decorum and almost seemed to feel they had a sort of right to discard it.
  • But external decorum was still preserved and Father Paissy, with a stern face, continued firmly and distinctly reading aloud the Gospel, apparently not noticing what was taking place around him, though he had, in fact, observed something unusual long before.

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  • External trade makes up almost half of the country’s economy.
  • This medicine is for external use only.

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