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Even if this is true, (indeed, if this is the case, it only aggravates the insult); avoid such retrospection.
For two or three minutes the illusion remained, till it was banished by retrospection.
But far more exalted pleasures of memory and retrospection await the Christian in a future world.
In sober retrospection it was almost incredible that the thin khaki line had held against the overwhelming odds which faced it.
THE CANADIAN DOMINIONOSCAR D. SKELTON
He persuaded his sisters, therefore, to walk out with him, to while away at once expectation and retrospection.
CAMILLAFANNY BURNEY
"I doubt not," replied the judge in sympathy with her feelings, that the retrospection is extremely painful.
THE BROKEN SWORDDENNISON WORTHINGTON
That mood soon passed away, and I began a retrospection of my past life.
On a retrospection of the past month, I regret nothing so much as my own impetuosity both of feeling and judging.
This King can shake away such things; and is not given overmuch to retrospection on the unalterable Past.
Now in retrospection Tory could see Kara smiling up at her in the old humorous fashion.

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perdureverb (used without object) | [per-door, -dyoor ]SEE DEFINITION
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