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1  Dare not say that man forgets sooner than woman, that his love has an earlier death.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 23
2  Her husband had been extravagant; and at his death, about two years before, had left his affairs dreadfully involved.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
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3  Thirteen years had passed away since Lady Elliot's death, and they were still near neighbours and intimate friends, and one remained a widower, the other a widow.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
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4  They had previously known embarrassments enough to try the friendship of their friends, and to prove that Mr Elliot's had better not be tried; but it was not till his death that the wretched state of his affairs was fully known.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
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5  He had even refused one regular invitation to dinner; and having been found on the occasion by Mr Musgrove with some large books before him, Mr and Mrs Musgrove were sure all could not be right, and talked, with grave faces, of his studying himself to death.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
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6  She had gone to her letters, and found it all as she supposed; and the re-perusal of these letters, after so long an interval, her poor son gone for ever, and all the strength of his faults forgotten, had affected her spirits exceedingly, and thrown her into greater grief for him than she had known on first hearing of his death.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
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7  And with regard to Anne's dislike of Bath, she considered it as a prejudice and mistake arising, first, from the circumstance of her having been three years at school there, after her mother's death; and secondly, from her happening to be not in perfectly good spirits the only winter which she had afterwards spent there with herself.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
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