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resignation
used in The House of the Seven Gables

2 uses
  • She therefore turned to Phoebe, and resigned the task into the young girl's hands.
    Chapter 9 — Clifford and Phoebe (28% in)
  • Never before had she had such a sense of the intolerable length of time that creeps between dawn and sunset, and of the miserable irksomeness of having aught to do, and of the better wisdom that it would be to lie down at once, in sullen resignation, and let life, and its toils and vexations, trample over one's prostrate body as they may!
    Chapter 4 — A Day Behind the Counter (84% in)

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