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ancestry Quotes

Three of the best book quotes about ancestry
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″‘You can speak Parseltongue, Harry,’ said Dumbledore calmly, ‘because Lord Voldemort-who is the last remaining ancestor of Salazar Slytherin- can speak Parseltongue.‘”
J. K. Rowling
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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
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“Pedigree, ancestral skeletons, monumental record, the D’Urberville lineaments, did not help Tess in her life’s battle as yet, even to the extent of attracting to her a dancing-partner over the heads of the commonest peasantry.”
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“If there’s one thing a Southerner knows, it’s their family tree.”

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