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Gone with the Wind
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  • She knew that her mother was the embodiment of justice, truth, loving tenderness and profound wisdom—a great lady.
  • From this, Charles and Melanie could only infer that she took a profound pleasure in this occasional excitement, the only excitement in her sheltered life.

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  • "I have never heard a profound truth expressed so succinctly," he said.
  • In them she saw fear that matched her own fear, helplessness weaker than her own, bewilderment more profound than she would ever know.

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as in: profound idea Define
deep or far-reaching in intellect or consequence
as in: profound sadness Define
of greatest intensity or emotional depth
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