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vicissitudes
used in The Mill on the Floss

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changes — especially unanticipated difficulties
  • But if Maggie had been that young lady, you would probably have known nothing about her: her life would have had so few vicissitudes that it could hardly have been written; for the happiest women, like the happiest nations, have no history.
    6.3 -- Book 6 Chapter 3 -- Confidential Moments (16% in)

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