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pallid
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The House of Mirth
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  • Lily had not been long in this pallid world without discovering that Mrs. Hatch was its most substantial figure.
  • You’re not well!" he exclaimed; and she forced her lips into a pallid smile of reassurance.

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  • On either side stand people, dark, calling out the numbers of the brigades, the battalions. And at each call a little group separates itself off, a small handful of dirty, pallid soldiers, a dreadfully small handful, and a dreadfully small remnant.
    Erich Maria Remarque  --  All Quiet on the Western Front
  • I don’t expect her to answer, but to my surprise, she unbuttons her uniform jacket and pulls up the shirt beneath to reveal a stretch of pallid skin.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes

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