- Sometimes the photograph of a close friend or relative—looked at too long—shifts, and something more familiar than the dear face itself moves there.Three (99% in)
- Her steps and her gaze were the cautious ones of a child approaching a nervous, idle relative (someone dependent but proud).One (17% in)
- One remembered the tonic mixed there that cured a relative.Three (31% in)
There are no more uses of "relative" in Beloved.
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