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The House of Mirth
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  • Once the grotesqueness of the situation accepted, she had seen at a glance that it was the safest in which Dorset could find himself.
  • The contrast was too grotesque: she could scarcely suppress the smile it provoked.
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  • The disease causes grotesque deformity.
  • It is the result of a grotesque system that distorts good intentions into evil actions.

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