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despair
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Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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  • Aunt Petunia glanced despairingly at Uncle Vernon.
  • ’Oh honestly…’ said Mrs Weasley despairingly.
  • ’So,’ said Harry, dredging up the words from what felt like a deep well of despair inside him, ’so does that mean that… that one of us has got to kill the other one… in the end?’

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  • Don’t despair—help is on the way!
  • Don’t give in to despair.

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