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The man spoke earnestly, but a third person and extraneous hearer could hardly avoid being struck by the bathetic conclusion.RHODA FLEMING, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
To esteem a man in inverse ratio to the amount of remarkable blood he has inherited is, to say the least, bathetic.THE SOUL OF THE FAR EASTPERCIVAL LOWELL
"O Stern Old Land" is a rather bathetic candidate for the national hymnship.CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN COMPOSERSRUPERT HUGHES
But he puts it simply; not as an exercise in the quasi-philosophical bathetic.THE SHORT WORKS OF GEORGE MEREDITHGEORGE MEREDITH

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