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used in Running in the Family

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sympathy for another's suffering and wanting to help
  • She would be compassionate to the character of children but tended to avoid holding them on her lap.
    p. 119.5
  • Maybe they were too similar to even recognize much of a problem, both having huge compassionate hearts that never even considered revenge or small-mindedness, both howling and wheezing with laughter over the frailest joke, both carrying their own theatre on their backs.
    p. 125.0

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