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George Eliot, Adam Bede Quotes: Her own misery filled her heart—there was no room in it for other people's sorrow.
         

Her own misery filled her heart—there was no room in it for other people's sorrow.


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This page presents the quote "Her own misery filled her heart—there was no room in it for other people's sorrow.". Author of this quote is George Eliot, Adam Bede. This quote is about compassion, self-pity, perspective,.