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reminiscence
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The House of Mirth
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  • Mrs. Peniston was the owner of a country-place in New Jersey, but she had never lived there since her husband’s death—a remote event, which appeared to dwell in her memory chiefly as a dividing point in the personal reminiscences that formed the staple of her conversation.
  • I always have horrid luck about the Bishop’s visits," added Mrs. Trenor, whose present misery was being fed by a rapidly rising tide of reminiscence; "last year, when he came, Gus forgot all about his being here, and brought home the Ned Wintons and the Farleys—five divorces and six sets of children between them!"

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  • Her best-selling reminiscences of life in rural Mississippi.
  • [He loses himself in reminiscences.]
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