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The Fellowship of the Ring
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  • Many of them looked to have been worked by hands, though now they lay tumbled and ruinous in a bleak, barren land.

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  • It was a ruinous war.
  • He gave notes, took up ruinous obligations, dealt with usurers and all the race of lenders.
    Guy de Maupassant  --  The Diamond Necklace

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