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1  After a time the bee flew away.
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2  "The story is simply this," said the painter after some time.
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3  I turned half-way round and saw Dorian Gray for the first time.
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4  The next time he calls, you will be perfectly cold and indifferent.
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5  It is rather late, and, as you have to dress, you had better lose no time.
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6  For there is such a little time that your youth will last--such a little time.
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7  A look of joy came into his eyes, as if he had recognized himself for the first time.
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8  She laughed at him, and there wasn't a girl in London at the time who wasn't after him.
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9  It is so loud that one can talk the whole time without other people hearing what one says.
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10  He was always late on principle, his principle being that punctuality is the thief of time.
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11  The thing was hushed up, but, egad, Kelso ate his chop alone at the club for some time afterwards.
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12  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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13  That had stirred him at the time, and now, as he stood gazing at the shadow of his own loveliness, the full reality of the description flashed across him.
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14  I believe some picture of mine had made a great success at the time, at least had been chattered about in the penny newspapers, which is the nineteenth-century standard of immortality.
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15  After about a quarter of an hour Hallward stopped painting, looked for a long time at Dorian Gray, and then for a long time at the picture, biting the end of one of his huge brushes and frowning.
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16  The son, who had been his father's secretary, had resigned along with his chief, somewhat foolishly as was thought at the time, and on succeeding some months later to the title, had set himself to the serious study of the great aristocratic art of doing absolutely nothing.
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17  In the centre of the room, clamped to an upright easel, stood the full-length portrait of a young man of extraordinary personal beauty, and in front of it, some little distance away, was sitting the artist himself, Basil Hallward, whose sudden disappearance some years ago caused, at the time, such public excitement and gave rise to so many strange conjectures.
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