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sustain
used in Selected Tales by Poe

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  • By undue profundity we perplex and enfeeble thought; and it is possible to make even Venus herself vanish from the firmanent by a scrutiny too sustained, too concentrated, or too direct.
    4 — The Murders in the Rue Morgue (45% in)

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