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1  The generation into which I was born was tedious.
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar Wilde
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2  Months of voiceless agony, and then a child born in pain.
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3  The world would have worshipped you, and you would have borne my name.
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4  Basil had said things to him that were unbearable, and that he had yet borne with patience.
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5  It was not that mere physical admiration of beauty that is born of the senses and that dies when the senses tire.
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6  The ticking of the clock on the mantelpiece seemed to him to be dividing time into separate atoms of agony, each of which was too terrible to be borne.
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7  For these treasures, and everything that he collected in his lovely house, were to be to him means of forgetfulness, modes by which he could escape, for a season, from the fear that seemed to him at times to be almost too great to be borne.
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