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1  There was music from my neighbor's house through the summer nights.
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2  Then suddenly she threw her napkin on the table and excused herself and went into the house.
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3  She got up slowly, raising her eyebrows at me in astonishment, and followed the butler toward the house.
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4  It was a matter of chance that I should have rented a house in one of the strangest communities in North America.
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5  I believe that on the first night I went to Gatsby's house I was one of the few guests who had actually been invited.
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6  The windows were ajar and gleaming white against the fresh grass outside that seemed to grow a little way into the house.
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7  Their house was even more elaborate than I expected, a cheerful red and white Georgian Colonial mansion overlooking the bay.
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8  We walked through a high hallway into a bright rosy-colored space, fragilely bound into the house by French windows at either end.
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9  They were both in white and their dresses were rippling and fluttering as if they had just been blown back in after a short flight around the house.
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10  It seemed to me that the thing for Daisy to do was to rush out of the house, child in arms--but apparently there were no such intentions in her head.
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11  A wafer of a moon was shining over Gatsby's house, making the night fine as before and surviving the laughter and the sound of his still glowing garden.
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12  My house was at the very tip of the egg, only fifty yards from the Sound, and squeezed between two huge places that rented for twelve or fifteen thousand a season.
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13  He found the house, a weather beaten cardboard bungalow at eighty a month, but at the last minute the firm ordered him to Washington and I went out to the country alone.
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14  My own house was an eye-sore, but it was a small eye-sore, and it had been overlooked, so I had a view of the water, a partial view of my neighbor's lawn, and the consoling proximity of millionaires--all for eighty dollars a month.
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15  I was on my way to get roaring drunk from sheer embarrassment when Jordan Baker came out of the house and stood at the head of the marble steps, leaning a little backward and looking with contemptuous interest down into the garden.
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16  The lawn started at the beach and ran toward the front door for a quarter of a mile, jumping over sun-dials and brick walks and burning gardens--finally when it reached the house drifting up the side in bright vines as though from the momentum of its run.
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17  The practical thing was to find rooms in the city but it was a warm season and I had just left a country of wide lawns and friendly trees, so when a young man at the office suggested that we take a house together in a commuting town it sounded like a great idea.
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