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Cyrano de Bergerac
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bereft
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Cyrano de Bergerac
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  • …The fond hope to be Beloved, e’en by some poor graceless lady, Is, by this nose of mine for aye bereft me; —This lengthy nose which, go where’er I will, Pokes yet a quarter-mile ahead of me; But I may love—and who?

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  • She is bereft of hope.
  • However, perhaps the answer lies not in a morally bereft man, but in the corrupted ideals of an entire faction.
    Veronica Roth  --  Divergent

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