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1  Some red star had come too close to the earth.
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar Wilde
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2  The star of the Garter glittered upon his breast.
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3  Cloudless, and pierced by one solitary star, a copper-green sky gleamed through the windows.
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4  When that high spirit, that morning star of evil, fell from heaven, it was as a rebel that he fell.
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5  The wind had blown the fog away, and the sky was like a monstrous peacock's tail, starred with myriads of golden eyes.
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6  She brought me up to royalties, and people with stars and garters, and elderly ladies with gigantic tiaras and parrot noses.
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7  In a month there will be purple stars on the clematis, and year after year the green night of its leaves will hold its purple stars.
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8  The wind shook some blossoms from the trees, and the heavy lilac-blooms, with their clustering stars, moved to and fro in the languid air.
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9  The orphreys were woven in a diaper of red and gold silk, and were starred with medallions of many saints and martyrs, among whom was St. Sebastian.
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10  But he never fell into the error of arresting his intellectual development by any formal acceptance of creed or system, or of mistaking, for a house in which to live, an inn that is but suitable for the sojourn of a night, or for a few hours of a night in which there are no stars and the moon is in travail.
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11  He would often spend a whole day settling and resettling in their cases the various stones that he had collected, such as the olive-green chrysoberyl that turns red by lamplight, the cymophane with its wirelike line of silver, the pistachio-coloured peridot, rose-pink and wine-yellow topazes, carbuncles of fiery scarlet with tremulous, four-rayed stars, flame-red cinnamon-stones, orange and violet spinels, and amethysts with their alternate layers of ruby and sapphire.
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