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1  He took off his glasses and wiped them again outside and in.
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2  But he wouldn't eat and the glass of milk spilled from his trembling hand.
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3  But immediately she turned sharply from the window and leaning forward tapped on the front glass.
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4  His hand, trembling with his effort at self control, bore to his lips the last of his glass of ale.
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5  Sitting down behind many layers of glass in a sort of green leather conservatory we started to town.
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6  "You make me feel uncivilized, Daisy," I confessed on my second glass of corky but rather impressive claret.
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7  It was the man with owl-eyed glasses whom I had found marvelling over Gatsby's books in the library one night three months before.
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8  The rain poured down his thick glasses and he took them off and wiped them to see the protecting canvas unrolled from Gatsby's grave.
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9  A pair of stage "twins"--who turned out to be the girls in yellow--did a baby act in costume and champagne was served in glasses bigger than finger bowls.
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10  Sometimes a shadow moved against a dressing-room blind above, gave way to another shadow, an indefinite procession of shadows, who rouged and powdered in an invisible glass.
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11  Finally we came to Gatsby's own apartment, a bedroom and a bath and an Adam study, where we sat down and drank a glass of some Chartreuse he took from a cupboard in the wall.
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12  It was this night that he told me the strange story of his youth with Dan Cody--told it to me because "Jay Gatsby" had broken up like glass against Tom's hard malice and the long secret extravaganza was played out.
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