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1  When our eyes met, I felt that I was growing pale.
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2  Something seemed to tell me that I was on the verge of a terrible crisis in my life.
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3  It seems to be the one thing that can make modern life mysterious or marvellous to us.
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4  I believe that you are really a very good husband, but that you are thoroughly ashamed of your own virtues.
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5  Why, my dear Basil, he is a Narcissus, and you--well, of course you have an intellectual expression and all that.
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6  It is silly of you, for there is only one thing in the world worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.
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7  You know we poor artists have to show ourselves in society from time to time, just to remind the public that we are not savages.
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8  "I hate the way you talk about your married life, Harry," said Basil Hallward, strolling towards the door that led into the garden.
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9  You seem to forget that I am married, and the one charm of marriage is that it makes a life of deception absolutely necessary for both parties.
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10  "I don't think I shall send it anywhere," he answered, tossing his head back in that odd way that used to make his friends laugh at him at Oxford.
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11  There is a fatality about all physical and intellectual distinction, the sort of fatality that seems to dog through history the faltering steps of kings.
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12  Harry," said Basil Hallward, looking him straight in the face, "every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.
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13  Well, after I had been in the room about ten minutes, talking to huge overdressed dowagers and tedious academicians, I suddenly became conscious that some one was looking at me.
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14  Lord Henry elevated his eyebrows and looked at him in amazement through the thin blue wreaths of smoke that curled up in such fanciful whorls from his heavy, opium-tainted cigarette.
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15  I knew that I had come face to face with some one whose mere personality was so fascinating that, if I allowed it to do so, it would absorb my whole nature, my whole soul, my very art itself.
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16  Whenever I have gone there, there have been either so many people that I have not been able to see the pictures, which was dreadful, or so many pictures that I have not been able to see the people, which was worse.
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17  "Being natural is simply a pose, and the most irritating pose I know," cried Lord Henry, laughing; and the two young men went out into the garden together and ensconced themselves on a long bamboo seat that stood in the shade of a tall laurel bush.
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