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1  Well, you have been eating them all the time.
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2  Well, this is the last time I shall ever do it.
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3  I wrote always three times a week, and sometimes oftener.
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4  Yes; and that the happy English home has proved in half the time.
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5  I am sorry to say they have not been on good terms for a long time.
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6  Mr. Worthing went over in the direction of the Rectory some time ago.
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7  A man who marries without knowing Bunbury has a very tedious time of it.
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8  It seems to me, Miss Fairfax, that I am trespassing on your valuable time.
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9  It is always painful to part from people whom one has known for a very brief space of time.
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10  Bring me that cigarette case Mr. Worthing left in the smoking-room the last time he dined here.
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11  How nice of you to like me so much after we have known each other such a comparatively short time.
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12  I expected a more enthusiastic welcome, especially considering it is the first time I have come here.
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13  A thoroughly experienced French maid produces a really marvellous result in a very brief space of time.
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14  I hope you have not been leading a double life, pretending to be wicked and being really good all the time.
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15  Few girls of the present day have any really solid qualities, any of the qualities that last, and improve with time.
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16  Lord Bracknell would be highly displeased if he learned that that was the way in which you wasted your time and money.
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17  Well, I must say, Algernon, that I think it is high time that Mr. Bunbury made up his mind whether he was going to live or to die.
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18  The last time I delivered it was in the Cathedral, as a charity sermon on behalf of the Society for the Prevention of Discontent among the Upper Orders.
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19  It is the first time in my life that I have ever been reduced to such a painful position, and I am really quite inexperienced in doing anything of the kind.
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20  The late Mr. Thomas Cardew, an old gentleman of a very charitable and kindly disposition, found me, and gave me the name of Worthing, because he happened to have a first-class ticket for Worthing in his pocket at the time.
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