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1  The large room was full of people.
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2  "Well, other people are," she said lightly.
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3  Everybody thinks so--the most advanced people.
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4  All these people came to Gatsby's house in the summer.
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5  I am the son of some wealthy people in the middle-west--all dead now.
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6  My family have been prominent, well-to-do people in this middle-western city for three generations.
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7  Of theatrical people there were Gus Waize and Horace O'Donavan and Lester Meyer and George Duckweed and Francis Bull.
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8  I told her how I had stopped off in Chicago for a day on my way east and how a dozen people had sent their love through me.
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9  There was a touch of paternal contempt in it, even toward people he liked--and there were men at New Haven who had hated his guts.
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10  Every one suspects himself of at least one of the cardinal virtues, and this is mine: I am one of the few honest people that I have ever known.
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11  Well, he wasn't always a butler; he used to be the silver polisher for some people in New York that had a silver service for two hundred people.
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12  He was saying some last word to her but the eagerness in his manner tightened abruptly into formality as several people approached him to say goodbye.
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13  They had spent a year in France, for no particular reason, and then drifted here and there unrestfully wherever people played polo and were rich together.
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14  Sitting on Tom's lap Mrs. Wilson called up several people on the telephone; then there were no cigarettes and I went out to buy some at the drug store on the corner.
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15  A celebrated tenor had sung in Italian and a notorious contralto had sung in jazz and between the numbers people were doing "stunts" all over the garden, while happy vacuous bursts of laughter rose toward the summer sky.
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16  Dressed up in white flannels I went over to his lawn a little after seven and wandered around rather ill-at-ease among swirls and eddies of people I didn't know--though here and there was a face I had noticed on the commuting train.
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17  As soon as I arrived I made an attempt to find my host but the two or three people of whom I asked his whereabouts stared at me in such an amazed way and denied so vehemently any knowledge of his movements that I slunk off in the direction of the cocktail table--the only place in the garden where a single man could linger without looking purposeless and alone.
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