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1  They are limited to their century.
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2  A new Hedonism--that is what our century wants.
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3  This was Italian work of the fifteenth century.
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4  I forgot that I was in London and in the nineteenth century.
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5  I am glad I am living in a century when such wonders happen.
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6  Yes," answered Lord Henry dreamily, "the costume of the nineteenth century is detestable.
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7  He had been a macaroni of the eighteenth century, and the friend, in his youth, of Lord Ferrars.
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8  Death and vulgarity are the only two facts in the nineteenth century that one cannot explain away.
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9  During the three terrible hours that the play had lasted, he had lived centuries of pain, aeon upon aeon of torture.
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10  But, as the nineteenth century has gone bankrupt through an over-expenditure of sympathy, I would suggest that we should appeal to science to put us straight.
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