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exile
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
to force someone to live outside of their home country; or living in such a condition

or more rarely:  voluntary absence from one's own country
  • Well might Catherine deem that heaven would be a land of exile to her, unless with her mortal body she cast away her moral character also.
    Chapter 15 (45% in)
  • 'It is strange,' I began, in the interval of swallowing one cup of tea and receiving another — 'it is strange how custom can mould our tastes and ideas: many could not imagine the existence of happiness in a life of such complete exile from the world as you spend, Mr. Heathcliff; yet, I'll venture to say, that, surrounded by your family, and with your amiable lady as the presiding genius over your home and heart — '
    Chapter 2 (42% in)
  • But, supposing at twelve years old I had been wrenched from the Heights, and every early association, and my all in all, as Heathcliff was at that time, and been converted at a stroke into Mrs. Linton, the lady of Thrushcross Grange, and the wife of a stranger: an exile, and outcast, thenceforth, from what had been my world.
    Chapter 12 (43% in)

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