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endure
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The House of Mirth
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endure
Used in
The House of Mirth
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  • They were not, at any rate, the premeditated and perfunctory endearments of the guest under his hostess's eye, for he and the little girl had the room to themselves; and something in his attitude made him seem a simple and kindly being compared to the small critical creature who endured his homage.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • You know I don't believe those stories—I believe they were all got up by a woman who didn't hesitate to sacrifice you to her own convenience——" Lily drew away with a movement of quick disdain: it was easier to endure his insolence than his commiseration.  (not reviewed by editor)

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