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 Current Search - Silence in The Great Gatsby
1  "I spoke to her," he muttered, after a long silence.
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2  Daisy and Tom looked at each other for a moment in silence.
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3  But in the new silence I felt that silence had fallen within the house too.
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4  There was a long silence on the other end of the wire, followed by an exclamation.
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5  We were all irritable now with the fading ale and, aware of it, we drove for a while in silence.
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6  We all looked in silence at Mrs. Wilson who removed a strand of hair from over her eyes and looked back at us with a brilliant smile.
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7  A waiter knocked and came in with crushed mint and ice but the silence was unbroken by his "Thank you" and the soft closing of the door.
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