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Quotation by George Eliot
Quarrel? Nonsense; we have not quarrelled. If one is not to get into a rage sometimes, what is the good of being friends?
George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian) Evans] (1819–1880), British novelist, editor. Mary to Rosamond, in Middlemarch, bk. 1, ch. 12 (1871).
Rosamond has questioned Mary about her feelings for Mr. Lydgate.
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