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sustain
used in Wuthering Heights

2 uses
  • Linton did not appear to remember what she talked of and he had evidently great difficulty in sustaining any kind of conversation.
    Chapter 26 (30% in)
  • Her appearance is changed greatly, her character much more so; and the person who is compelled, of necessity, to be her companion, will only sustain his affection hereafter by the remembrance of what she once was, by common humanity, and a sense of duty!'
    Chapter 14 (24% in)

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