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1  Now it was again a green light on a dock.
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2  Inside, the crimson room bloomed with light.
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3  "I should change the light," he said after a moment.
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4  "I wouldn't think of changing the light," cried Mrs. McKee.
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5  The grey windows disappeared as the house glowed full of light.
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6  When he saw us a damp gleam of hope sprang into his light blue eyes.
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7  She turned her head as there was a light, dignified knocking at the front door.
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8  They came to the door with me and stood side by side in a cheerful square of light.
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9  Possibly it had occurred to him that the colossal significance of that light had now vanished forever.
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10  Then I heard footsteps on a stairs and in a moment the thickish figure of a woman blocked out the light from the office door.
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11  We passed a barrier of dark trees, and then the facade of Fifty-ninth Street, a block of delicate pale light, beamed down into the park.
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12  Involuntarily I glanced seaward--and distinguished nothing except a single green light, minute and far away, that might have been the end of a dock.
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13  Two o'clock and the whole corner of the peninsula was blazing with light which fell unreal on the shrubbery and made thin elongating glints upon the roadside wires.
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14  He lit Daisy's cigarette from a trembling match, and sat down with her on a couch far across the room where there was no light save what the gleaming floor bounced in from the hall.
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15  For a moment the last sunshine fell with romantic affection upon her glowing face; her voice compelled me forward breathlessly as I listened--then the glow faded, each light deserting her with lingering regret like children leaving a pleasant street at dusk.
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16  Already it was deep summer on roadhouse roofs and in front of wayside garages, where new red gas-pumps sat out in pools of light, and when I reached my estate at West Egg I ran the car under its shed and sat for a while on an abandoned grass roller in the yard.
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17  The groups change more swiftly, swell with new arrivals, dissolve and form in the same breath--already there are wanderers, confident girls who weave here and there among the stouter and more stable, become for a sharp, joyous moment the center of a group and then excited with triumph glide on through the sea-change of faces and voices and color under the constantly changing light.
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