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- To love her for her vices is to defile all virtue for her sake-and that is a real tribute of love, because you sacrifice your conscience, your reason, your integrity and your invaluable self-esteem.1.10 Part 1 Chapter 10 — Wyatt's Torch (29% in)
- They were both performing an expected routine, a routine invented by someone and imposed upon them, performing it in mockery, in hatred, in defiling parody on its inventors.3.4 Part 3 Chapter 4 — Anti-Life (81% in)
- Their faces had a look of secrecy, the look of partners in guilt, the furtive, smutty look of children defiling someone's clean fence by chalking sneaky scratches intended as symbols of obscenity.3.4 Part 3 Chapter 4 — Anti-Life (82% in)
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