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mortal
used in Candide

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mortal body
Definition
human (especially merely human); or subject to death
  • You are going to be the happiest of mortals.
    Chapter 14 (33% in)
  • In short, Miss Cunegonde, I have had experience, I know the world; therefore I advise you to divert yourself, and prevail upon each passenger to tell his story; and if there be one of them all, that has not cursed his life many a time, that has not frequently looked upon himself as the unhappiest of mortals, I give you leave to throw me headforemost into the sea.
    Chapter 12 (99% in)
  • "Well," said Candide to Martin when they had taken their leave, "you will agree that this is the happiest of mortals, for he is above everything he possesses."
    Chapter 25 (92% in)

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  • "Yes, they did," said the beautiful Cunegonde; "but those two accidents are not always mortal."
    Chapter 7 (76% in)
  • "Ah!" said the Marchioness of Parolignac, "the wearisome mortal!
    Chapter 22 (44% in)

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