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1  I know I was right in acting as I did.
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2  That was when acting was really understood.
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3  You must not think of anything but your acting.
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4  It is not good for one's morals to see bad acting.
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5  At any rate, I determined to wait for the first act.
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6  She is quite beautiful, Dorian," he said, "but she can't act.
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7  I want you and Basil to come with me some night and see her act.
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8  She looked such a child, and seemed to know so little about acting.
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9  But the staginess of her acting was unbearable, and grew worse as she went on.
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10  Dorian, Dorian," she cried, "before I knew you, acting was the one reality of my life.
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11  Yet they felt that the true test of any Juliet is the balcony scene of the second act.
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12  A few moments afterwards the footlights flared up and the curtain rose on the third act.
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13  It was after five o'clock, and Sibyl had to lie down for a couple of hours before acting.
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14  Well, I can't help going to see Sibyl play," he cried, "even if it is only for a single act.
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15  You are like one of the heroes of those silly melodramas Mother used to be so fond of acting in.
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16  When the second act was over, there came a storm of hisses, and Lord Henry got up from his chair and put on his coat.
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17  The young man was leaning against the mantelshelf, watching him with that strange expression that one sees on the faces of those who are absorbed in a play when some great artist is acting.
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