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On Being Stultified ∼ Honoré de Balzac, from Cousin Betty

stultify
\STUHL-tuh-fahy\
verb
1. to make, or cause to appear, foolish or ridiculous.
2. to render absurdly or wholly futile or ineffectual, especially by degrading or frustrating means: Menial work can stultify the mind.
Quotes
I have become your poodle.  You trample on my heart, you crush me, you stultify me, and I love you as I have never loved in my life.
°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°° ∼ Honoré de Balzac, Cousin Betty, translated by James Waring, 1901
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