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1  She narrowed her eyes and shivered.
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2  When he saw us a damp gleam of hope sprang into his light blue eyes.
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3  "I've got a nice place here," he said, his eyes flashing about restlessly.
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4  Before I could answer her eyes fastened with an awed expression on her little finger.
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5  Her eyes flashed around her in a defiant way, rather like Tom's, and she laughed with thrilling scorn.
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6  But his eyes, dimmed a little by many paintless days under sun and rain, brood on over the solemn dumping ground.
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7  Her grey sun-strained eyes looked back at me with polite reciprocal curiosity out of a wan, charming discontented face.
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8  Daisy took her face in her hands, as if feeling its lovely shape, and her eyes moved gradually out into the velvet dusk.
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9  The little dog was sitting on the table looking with blind eyes through the smoke and from time to time groaning faintly.
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10  We all looked in silence at Mrs. Wilson who removed a strand of hair from over her eyes and looked back at us with a brilliant smile.
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11  Two shining, arrogant eyes had established dominance over his face and gave him the appearance of always leaning aggressively forward.
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12  I had taken two finger bowls of champagne and the scene had changed before my eyes into something significant, elemental and profound.
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13  If she saw me out of the corner of her eyes she gave no hint of it--indeed, I was almost surprised into murmuring an apology for having disturbed her by coming in.
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14  He had on a dress suit and patent leather shoes and I couldn't keep my eyes off him but every time he looked at me I had to pretend to be looking at the advertisement over his head.
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15  Among the broken fragments of the last five minutes at table I remember the candles being lit again, pointlessly, and I was conscious of wanting to look squarely at every one and yet to avoid all eyes.
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16  Sometimes she and Miss Baker talked at once, unobtrusively and with a bantering inconsequence that was never quite chatter, that was as cool as their white dresses and their impersonal eyes in the absence of all desire.
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17  Her face was sad and lovely with bright things in it, bright eyes and a bright passionate mouth--but there was an excitement in her voice that men who had cared for her found difficult to forget: a singing compulsion, a whispered "Listen," a promise that she had done gay, exciting things just a while since and that there were gay, exciting things hovering in the next hour.
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