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What does "the last act of baseness- the tasting of joys that were wrung from crushed hearts" mean?

From The Mill on the Floss: Day break came and the reddening eastern light, while her past life was grasping her in this way, with that tightening clutch which comes in the last moments of possible ...
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Meaning of "makes the margin of our deeper rest" in "The Mill on the Floss"?

From chapter XIV of The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot: When Maggie was gone to sleep, Stephen, weary too with his unaccustomed amount of rowing, and with the intense inward life of the last ...
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