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1  It was gas blue with lavender beads.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
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2  We all looked--the knuckle was black and blue.
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3  Eckleburg are blue and gigantic--their retinas are one yard high.
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4  When he saw us a damp gleam of hope sprang into his light blue eyes.
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5  About five o'clock it was blue enough outside to snap off the light.
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6  Slowly the white wings of the boat moved against the blue cool limit of the sky.
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7  The shadow of a tree fell abruptly across the dew and ghostly birds began to sing among the blue leaves.
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8  In his blue gardens men and girls came and went like moths among the whisperings and the champagne and the stars.
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9  A few days later he took him to Duluth and bought him a blue coat, six pair of white duck trousers and a yachting cap.
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10  He had come a long way to this blue lawn and his dream must have seemed so close that he could hardly fail to grasp it.
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11  He was glad a little later when he noticed a change in the room, a blue quickening by the window, and realized that dawn wasn't far off.
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12  So when the blue smoke of brittle leaves was in the air and the wind blew the wet laundry stiff on the line I decided to come back home.
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13  A damp streak of hair lay like a dash of blue paint across her cheek and her hand was wet with glistening drops as I took it to help her from the car.
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14  The late afternoon sky bloomed in the window for a moment like the blue honey of the Mediterranean--then the shrill voice of Mrs. McKee called me back into the room.
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15  While we admired he brought more and the soft rich heap mounted higher--shirts with stripes and scrolls and plaids in coral and apple-green and lavender and faint orange with monograms of Indian blue.
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16  I had on a new plaid skirt also that blew a little in the wind and whenever this happened the red, white and blue banners in front of all the houses stretched out stiff and said tut-tut-tut-tut in a disapproving way.
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17  Her face, above a spotted dress of dark blue crepe-de-chine, contained no facet or gleam of beauty but there was an immediately perceptible vitality about her as if the nerves of her body were continually smouldering.
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18  A chauffeur in a uniform of robin's egg blue crossed my lawn early that Saturday morning with a surprisingly formal note from his employer--the honor would be entirely Gatsby's, it said, if I would attend his "little party" that night.
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