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An affair wants to spill, to share its glory with the world. No act is so private it does not seek applause.John Updike
Nounpast anterior (-)
- A compound tense used in literary French (French: passé antérieur), in function a pluperfect, and in form composed of the conjunction of the simple past tense of an auxiliary verb (avoir, être) with the past participle.
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