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  • One and all skilful to a surpassing degree - weavers, embroiderers, potters, painters, engravers, carvers, sculptors and jewellers, - they were wearied by drudgery and overpowered by a never-absent, weird and grotesque theology.
  • But, though everybody was kind and ready to help us, there was only one hand that could turn drudgery into pleasure.
  • Moreover, she knew what a pleasure speech would be to her, and this definite knowledge of what she was striving for gave her the delight of anticipation which made drudgery easy.
  • But labor of the hands, even when pursued to the verge of drudgery, is perhaps never the worst form of idleness.
  • Denisov then relieved him from drudgery and began taking him with him when he went out on expeditions and had him enrolled among the Cossacks.

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