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1  But as I walked down the steps I saw that the evening was not quite over.
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2  It was six of us at the table and Rosy had eat and drunk a lot all evening.
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3  But evidently the sound of it pleased Gatsby for Tom remained "the polo player" for the rest of the evening.
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4  The evening had made me light-headed and happy; I think I walked into a deep sleep as I entered my front door.
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5  If you want to kiss me any time during the evening, Nick, just let me know and I'll be glad to arrange it for you.
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6  They knew that presently dinner would be over and a little later the evening too would be over and casually put away.
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7  It made me uneasy, as though the whole evening had been a trick of some sort to exact a contributory emotion from me.
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8  I wanted to explain that I'd hunted for him early in the evening and to apologize for not having known him in the garden.
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9  And so it happened that on a warm windy evening I drove over to East Egg to see two old friends whom I scarcely knew at all.
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10  Perhaps his presence gave the evening its peculiar quality of oppressiveness--it stands out in my memory from Gatsby's other parties that summer.
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11  In the foreground four solemn men in dress suits are walking along the sidewalk with a stretcher on which lies a drunken woman in a white evening dress.
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12  It occurred to me that he had been very slowly bending toward her all evening to attain this proximity, and even while I watched I saw him stoop one ultimate degree and kiss at her cheek.
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13  It was sharply different from the West where an evening was hurried from phase to phase toward its close in a continually disappointed anticipation or else in sheer nervous dread of the moment itself.
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14  I noticed that she wore her evening dress, all her dresses, like sports clothes--there was a jauntiness about her movements as if she had first learned to walk upon golf courses on clean, crisp mornings.
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15  Across the courtesy bay the white palaces of fashionable East Egg glittered along the water, and the history of the summer really begins on the evening I drove over there to have dinner with the Tom Buchanans.
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16  Those who went farther than Chicago would gather in the old dim Union Station at six o'clock of a December evening with a few Chicago friends already caught up into their own holiday gayeties to bid them a hasty goodbye.
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17  Through this twilight universe Daisy began to move again with the season; suddenly she was again keeping half a dozen dates a day with half a dozen men and drowsing asleep at dawn with the beads and chiffon of an evening dress tangled among dying orchids on the floor beside her bed.
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