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The House of Mirth
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  • Her immediate worries conjured, it was easy to resolve that she would never again find herself in such straits, and as the need of economy and self-denial receded from her foreground she felt herself ready to meet any other demand which life might make.

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  • Her unhappy childhood memories receded as she grew older.
  • The pain is beginning to recede.

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