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morass
used in Gone with the Wind

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Definition
a difficult situation that frustrates progress

or:

a soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot
  • "Maybe I'll learn about babies sometime," she thought irritably, as the carriage jolted and swayed out of the morass surrounding the station, "but I'm never going to like fooling with them."
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