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1  "I wish I knew," she said at last.
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2  "I wish she were ill," he rejoined.
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3  I wish you would tell me your secret.
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4  I wish you could come to the theatre to-night.
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5  I wish that I had ever had such an experience.
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6  I wish I could change places with you, Dorian.
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7  I wish now that I was not going to Australia at all.
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8  "I wish it were fin du globe," said Dorian with a sigh.
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9  "I wish I could trust myself," said Lord Henry, laughing.
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10  But I wish you had left word where you had really gone to.
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11  "I wish it were stopped for ever, Harry," he answered bitterly.
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12  I wish to see it, he said, clutching at the door-post for support.
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13  "I wish I could love," cried Dorian Gray with a deep note of pathos in his voice.
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14  I am glad he is not, after all--though I wish you chaps would not squabble over the picture.
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15  I wish I could believe that he had come to such a really romantic end as you suggest, but I can't.
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