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1  This happened to him every time, for Jurgis was still a creature of impulse, and his pleasures had not yet become business.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
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2  It gave them pleasure to believe this, for Scully stood as the people's man, and boasted of it boldly when election day came.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
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3  When they got up in the morning, Jurgis was sent out to buy a paper; one of the pleasures of committing a crime was the reading about it afterward.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
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4  They had no money to spend for the pleasure of spending, but there were a few absolutely necessary things, and the buying of these was a perpetual adventure for Ona.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
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5  He had some reason for thinking of his dress, for he was making about eleven dollars a week, and two-thirds of it he might spend upon his pleasures without ever touching his savings.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
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6  It was for such pleasures as these that he spent his money; and such was his life during the six weeks and a half that he toiled for the merchants of Chicago, to enable them to break the grip of their teamsters' union.
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7  Because there were rich men who sought pleasure, there had been ease and plenty for them so long as they were young and beautiful; and later on, when they were crowded out by others younger and more beautiful, they went out to follow upon the trail of the workingmen.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
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