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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • The best that can be said is that he has at least escaped the appalling damage you have inflicted upon the unfortunate boy sitting between you.
  • ’Harry, this was a dreadful tragedy,’ said Scrimgeour quietly, ’I cannot tell you how appalled I was to hear of it.

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  • The live in appalling conditions.
  • She has scheduled a news conference to respond to the appalling accusations.

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