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The House of Mirth
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  • Now the other side presented itself to Lily, the volcanic nether side of the surface over which conjecture and innuendo glide so lightly till the first fissure turns their whisper to a shriek.

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  • The earthquake opened a small fissure across the road.
  • The crisis is creating a fissure in the coalition government.

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