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soliloquy
used in The Mill on the Floss

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Definition
a speech you make to yourself or as a long uninterrupted part of a conversation
  • There was a muttered exclamation which ended this inward soliloquy, as Stephen threw away the end of his last cigar, and thrusting his hands into his pockets, stalked along at a quieter pace through the shrubbery.
    6.6 -- Book 6 Chapter 6 -- Illustrating the Laws of Attraction (99% in)
  • But if his father had lived to a good old age, and his uncle had died an early death, we can conceive Hamlet's having married Ophelia, and got through life with a reputation of sanity, notwithstanding many soliloquies, and some moody sarcasms toward the fair daughter of Polonius, to say nothing of the frankest incivility to his father-in-law.
    6.6 -- Book 6 Chapter 6 -- Illustrating the Laws of Attraction (26% in)

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