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The quintessence of the torture was, moreover, my own secret.
Grubb, o' man," he said, distilling the quintessence, "I'm fair sick of this shop.
No French writer, however, has moved me so much as the Spanish, for the French are wanting in the humor which endears these, and is the quintessence of their charm.