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1  Her mother was a German and had died on giving her birth.
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2  Among these there was one which attracted my mother far above all the rest.
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3  Nor was her residence at her mother's house of a nature to restore her gaiety.
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4  My mother had much desired to have a daughter, but I continued their single offspring.
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5  Madame Moritz, her mother, was a widow with four children, of whom Justine was the third.
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6  With his permission my mother prevailed on her rustic guardians to yield their charge to her.
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7  One day, when my father had gone by himself to Milan, my mother, accompanied by me, visited this abode.
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8  During her illness many arguments had been urged to persuade my mother to refrain from attending upon her.
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9  Accordingly, a few months after your departure for Ingolstadt, Justine was called home by her repentant mother.
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10  My mother's tender caresses and my father's smile of benevolent pleasure while regarding me are my first recollections.
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11  My aunt observed this, and when Justine was twelve years of age, prevailed on her mother to allow her to live at our house.
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12  One by one, her brothers and sister died; and her mother, with the exception of her neglected daughter, was left childless.
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13  The peasant woman, perceiving that my mother fixed eyes of wonder and admiration on this lovely girl, eagerly communicated her history.
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14  On the third day my mother sickened; her fever was accompanied by the most alarming symptoms, and the looks of her medical attendants prognosticated the worst event.
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15  My mother was dead, but we had still duties which we ought to perform; we must continue our course with the rest and learn to think ourselves fortunate whilst one remains whom the spoiler has not seized.
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16  Delighted and surprised, I embraced her, but as I imprinted the first kiss on her lips, they became livid with the hue of death; her features appeared to change, and I thought that I held the corpse of my dead mother in my arms; a shroud enveloped her form, and I saw the grave-worms crawling in the folds of the flannel.
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17  There was a show of gratitude and worship in his attachment to my mother, differing wholly from the doting fondness of age, for it was inspired by reverence for her virtues and a desire to be the means of, in some degree, recompensing her for the sorrows she had endured, but which gave inexpressible grace to his behaviour to her.
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