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1  Jimmy always liked it better down East.
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2  He rose up to his position in the East.
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3  Clarence Endive was from East Egg, as I remember.
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4  Even Jordan's party, the quartet from East Egg, were rent asunder by dissension.
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5  Tom deferred that much to the sensibilities of those East Eggers who might be on the train.
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6  After Gatsby's death the East was haunted for me like that, distorted beyond my eyes' power of correction.
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7  And so it happened that on a warm windy evening I drove over to East Egg to see two old friends whom I scarcely knew at all.
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8  Father agreed to finance me for a year and after various delays I came east, permanently, I thought, in the spring of twenty-two.
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9  "Oh, I'll stay in the East, don't you worry," he said, glancing at Daisy and then back at me, as if he were alert for something more.
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10  I would have accepted without question the information that Gatsby sprang from the swamps of Louisiana or from the lower East Side of New York.
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11  Instead of being the warm center of the world the middle-west now seemed like the ragged edge of the universe--so I decided to go east and learn the bond business.
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12  It was on that slender riotous island which extends itself due east of New York and where there are, among other natural curiosities, two unusual formations of land.
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13  From East Egg, then, came the Chester Beckers and the Leeches and a man named Bunsen whom I knew at Yale and Doctor Webster Civet who was drowned last summer up in Maine.
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14  Across the courtesy bay the white palaces of fashionable East Egg glittered along the water, and the history of the summer really begins on the evening I drove over there to have dinner with the Tom Buchanans.
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15  When I came back from the East last autumn I felt that I wanted the world to be in uniform and at a sort of moral attention forever; I wanted no more riotous excursions with privileged glimpses into the human heart.
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16  One of the taxi drivers in the village never took a fare past the entrance gate without stopping for a minute and pointing inside; perhaps it was he who drove Daisy and Gatsby over to East Egg the night of the accident and perhaps he had made a story about it all his own.
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17  Even when the East excited me most, even when I was most keenly aware of its superiority to the bored, sprawling, swollen towns beyond the Ohio, with their interminable inquisitions which spared only the children and the very old--even then it had always for me a quality of distortion.
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