1 I have devoted my creator, the select specimen of all that is worthy of love and admiration among men, to misery; I have pursued him even to that irremediable ruin.
2 The evil is now irremediable, and it has been entirely your own doing.
3 One other little circumstance connected with Miss Dartle I must not omit; for I had reason to remember it thereafter, when all the irremediable past was rendered plain.
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4 But the weakening of the English seemed irremediable.
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5 The moral wretchedness of Thenardier, the bourgeois who had missed his vocation, was irremediable.
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6 Elizabeth, particularly, who knew that her mother owed to the latter the preservation of her favourite daughter from irremediable infamy, was hurt and distressed to a most painful degree by a distinction so ill applied.
7 He stood as opposed to Captain Wentworth, in all his own unwelcome obtrusiveness; and the evil of his attentions last night, the irremediable mischief he might have done, was considered with sensations unqualified, unperplexed.
8 On the other hand, he said, "These men are irremediably lost."
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