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The House of Mirth
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  • She did not wish to probe the inwardness of Lily’s situation, but simply to view it from the outside, and draw her conclusions accordingly; and these conclusions, at the end of a confidential talk, she summed up to her friend in the succinct remark: "You must marry as soon as you can."

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  • "Blood," he said succinctly.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • The other day, when we spoke, you had a way of putting it that I thought was very interesting and succinct.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle

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