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“She turned; she bruised under her heel the scaly head of this dark suspicion-as terrifying to her as his guilt was to him. 'O Absalom, my Absalom! Come, come, we will not entertain such a thought. God himself would not urge it upon a mother.”

Theodore Dreiser, An American Tragedy
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An American Tragedy An American Tragedy by Theodore Dreiser
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