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    puzzle is offline Senior Member
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    Meaning

    He never spoke of the softer passions, save with a gribe and a sneer. They were admirable things for the observer-excellent for drawing the veil from men's motives and actions.

    What does "they" refer here? Pls.

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    2006 is offline Banned
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    Re: Meaning

    Quote Originally Posted by puzzle View Post
    He never spoke of the softer passions, save with a gribe and a sneer. They were admirable things for the observer-excellent for drawing the veil from men's motives and actions.

    What does "they" refer here? Pls.
    the softer passions

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