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elegy
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Franny and Zooey
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  • Lane and Sorenson were both in Modern European Literature 251 (open to seniors and graduate students only) and had been assigned the Fourth of Rilke’s "Duino Elegies" for Monday.

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  • Now is the time to make real the promise of democracy and transform our pending national elegy into a creative psalm of brotherhood.
    Martin Luther King, Jr.  --  Letter from a Birmingham Jail
  • The song was both haunting and joyful, the first few notes an elegy for the fading stars.
    Kass Morgan  --  The 100

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