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The House of Mirth
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privation
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The House of Mirth
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  • Gerty could smile now at her own early dream of her friend’s renovation through adversity: she understood clearly enough that Lily was not of those to whom privation teaches the unimportance of what they have lost.

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  • The blockade is causing widespread privation.
  • She grew up in a world of stillbirths and privation.

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