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The House of Mirth
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infirm
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The House of Mirth
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  • She "went through" the linen and blankets in the precise spirit of the penitent exploring the inner folds of conscience; she sought for moths as the stricken soul seeks for lurking infirmities.

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  • too infirm to walk unassisted
  • age creeps upon them; infirmities follow
    Mark Twain

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