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1  "Bles-sed pre-cious," she crooned, holding out her arms.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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2  He walked quickly over to Wilson and standing in front of him seized him firmly by the upper arms.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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3  On the last afternoon before he went abroad he sat with Daisy in his arms for a long, silent time.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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4  It eluded us then, but that's no matter--tomorrow we will run faster, stretch out our arms farther.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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5  With Jordan's slender golden arm resting in mine we descended the steps and sauntered about the garden.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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6  When she moved about there was an incessant clicking as innumerable pottery bracelets jingled up and down upon her arms.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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7  Then he made a harsh sound in his throat and with a violent thrusting movement of his powerful arms pushed his way through.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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8  The girl who was with him got into the papers too because her arm was broken--she was one of the chambermaids in the Santa Barbara Hotel.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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9  The lamp-light, bright on his boots and dull on the autumn-leaf yellow of her hair, glinted along the paper as she turned a page with a flutter of slender muscles in her arms.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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10  Unlike Gatsby and Tom Buchanan I had no girl whose disembodied face floated along the dark cornices and blinding signs and so I drew up the girl beside me, tightening my arms.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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11  Tom came out of the house wrapping a quart bottle in a towel, followed by Daisy and Jordan wearing small tight hats of metallic cloth and carrying light capes over their arms.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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12  Gatsby took an arm of each of us and moved forward into the restaurant whereupon Mr. Wolfshiem swallowed a new sentence he was starting and lapsed into a somnambulatory abstraction.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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13  Self consciously, with his authoritative arms breaking the way, we pushed through the still gathering crowd, passing a hurried doctor, case in hand, who had been sent for in wild hope half an hour ago.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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14  Before I could reply that he was my neighbor dinner was announced; wedging his tense arm imperatively under mine Tom Buchanan compelled me from the room as though he were moving a checker to another square.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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15  But I didn't call to him for he gave a sudden intimation that he was content to be alone--he stretched out his arms toward the dark water in a curious way, and far as I was from him I could have sworn he was trembling.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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16  Turning me around by one arm he moved a broad flat hand along the front vista, including in its sweep a sunken Italian garden, a half acre of deep pungent roses and a snub-nosed motor boat that bumped the tide off shore.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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17  When the "Jazz History of the World" was over girls were putting their heads on men's shoulders in a puppyish, convivial way, girls were swooning backward playfully into men's arms, even into groups knowing that some one would arrest their falls--but no one swooned backward on Gatsby and no French bob touched Gatsby's shoulder and no singing quartets were formed with Gatsby's head for one link.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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