[Tex/LaTex] Make apostrophe closer to letter


I am using the lettrine package to typeset capitals. When there is an apostrophe with a capital L, the spaces look quite ugly. I would like to achieve something like the following:

target capital

I've already set some parameters of the capital to get close to it:


but the apostrophe is too far from the capital L. I've tried using \kern to get it closer, but I'm not getting anywhere really. Is there a way I can get the apostrophe aligned like in the given example?

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