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resignation
used in Jane Eyre

3 uses
  • He does not care for that: when my time came to die, he would resign me, in all serenity and sanctity, to the God who gave me.
    Chapter 34 (72% in)
  • The moment Miss Scatcherd withdrew after afternoon school, I ran to Helen, tore it off, and thrust it into the fire: the fury of which she was incapable had been burning in my soul all day, and tears, hot and large, had continually been scalding my cheek; for the spectacle of her sad resignation gave me an intolerable pain at the heart.
    Chapter 8 (87% in)
  • I am sure there is a future state; I believe God is good; I can resign my immortal part to Him without any misgiving.
    Chapter 9 (90% in)

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