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Ethan Frome
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abstract
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Ethan Frome
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  • Ethan had an idea that if she were to marry a man she was fond of the dormant instinct would wake, and her pies and biscuits become the pride of the county; but domesticity in the abstract did not interest her.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: abstract thought
as in: read the abstract
as in: abstract art
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