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1  It will never be older than this particular day of June.
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar Wilde
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2  She was only a year older than he was, but she knew so much more of life.
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3  I am only ten years older than you are, and I am wrinkled, and worn, and yellow.
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4  When the cab drew up at the theatre, it seemed to him that he had grown years older.
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5  Yes," murmured Lord Henry, settling his button-hole in his coat; "and when they grow older they know it.
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6  Children begin by loving their parents; as they grow older they judge them; sometimes they forgive them.
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7  He seemed little more than a lad of twenty summers, hardly older, if older indeed at all, than his sister had been when they had parted so many years ago.
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8  He had not entered the place for more than four years--not, indeed, since he had used it first as a play-room when he was a child, and then as a study when he grew somewhat older.
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