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exile
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The House of Mirth
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  • She had risen, and stood before him in a kind of clouded majesty, like some deposed princess moving tranquilly to exile.
  • Lily, to whom family reunions were occasions of unalloyed dulness, had persuaded her aunt that a dinner of "smart" people would be much more to the taste of the young couple, and Mrs. Peniston, who leaned helplessly on her niece in social matters, had been prevailed upon to pronounce Grace’s exile.

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  • She fled Tibet and is living in exile in India.
  • Napolean was forced into exile on the island of Elba.

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