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1  "I've got my hands full," I said.
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2  We shook hands with him gravely and went back outdoors.
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3  "Keep your hands off the lever," snapped the elevator boy.
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4  As he shook hands and turned away his tragic nose was trembling.
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5  "Don't ask me," said Owl Eyes, washing his hands of the whole matter.
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6  They shook hands briefly and a strained, unfamiliar look of embarrassment came over Gatsby's face.
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7  Jordan's party were calling impatiently to her from the porch but she lingered for a moment to shake hands.
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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  She smiled slowly and walking through her husband as if he were a ghost shook hands with Tom, looking him flush in the eye.
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10  I was standing beside his bed and he was sitting up between the sheets, clad in his underwear, with a great portfolio in his hands.
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11  Gatsby, pale as death, with his hands plunged like weights in his coat pockets, was standing in a puddle of water glaring tragically into my eyes.
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12  A humorous suggestion was made that she sing the notes on her face whereupon she threw up her hands, sank into a chair and went off into a deep vinous sleep.
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13  Suddenly one of these gypsies in trembling opal, seizes a cocktail out of the air, dumps it down for courage and moving her hands like Frisco dances out alone on the canvas platform.
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14  Slenderly, languidly, their hands set lightly on their hips the two young women preceded us out onto a rosy-colored porch open toward the sunset where four candles flickered on the table in the diminished wind.
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15  The airedale--undoubtedly there was an airedale concerned in it somewhere though its feet were startlingly white--changed hands and settled down into Mrs. Wilson's lap, where she fondled the weather-proof coat with rapture.
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16  It had occurred to me that this shadow of a garage must be a blind and that sumptuous and romantic apartments were concealed overhead when the proprietor himself appeared in the door of an office, wiping his hands on a piece of waste.
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17  The silhouette of a moving cat wavered across the moonlight and turning my head to watch it I saw that I was not alone--fifty feet away a figure had emerged from the shadow of my neighbor's mansion and was standing with his hands in his pockets regarding the silver pepper of the stars.
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