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incensed
used in The Mill on the Floss

2 uses
  • If that state of mind could have lasted, her choice would have been to have Stephen Guest at her feet, offering her a life filled with all luxuries, with daily incense of adoration near and distant, and with all possibilities of culture at her command.
    6.9 -- Book 6 Chapter 9 -- Charity in Full-Dress (78% in)
  • It was naturally disappointing to Dr. Kenn, after two years of superfluous incense from his feminine parishioners, to find them suddenly maintaining their views in opposition to his; but then they maintained them in opposition to a higher Authority, which they had venerated longer.
    7.4 -- Book 7 Chapter 4 -- Maggie and Lucy (18% in)

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