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used in The Magic Mountain

2 uses
  • Oh, calamity and desolation!
    7.8 - Highly Questionable (46% in)
  • He loved the surges of emotion that came with it, the tension of whether he would meet him on a given day, whether Pribislav would pass close by him, perhaps even look at him, loved the silent, tender satisfaction that his secret bestowed upon him, loved even the disappointments it sometimes brought, the greatest of which was when Pribislav was "absent"—and then the schoolyard was desolate, the day lacked every spice, but enduring hope remained.
    4.5 - Hippe (73% in)

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