what an abyss of cruelty she must have looked into

thetazuo

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Chinese - China
It was curious that she should not wish to see him. Perhaps she refused to have him sent for because she knew he would refuse to come. I wondered what an abyss of cruelty she must have looked into that in horror she refused to live.

Excerpt from The Moon and Sixpence
W Somerset Maugham

Hi. Is the bold part an exclamation clause?
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  • Glasguensis

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    English - Scotland
    Please provide a list of possible types. Since there are many different systems of labelling in grammar, we can’t know what name might be used in the system which you are using.
     
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