1 It was not, she remarked, so palatable to her, but it was the next best.
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2 His own taste was in the line of less solid and more highly-seasoned diet; but hunger makes any fare palatable, and there had been times when Mr. Stepney had been reduced to a crust.
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3 But he did not relish the hash for the mention of Clongowes had coated his palate with a scum of disgust.
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4 Stephen, his tongue cleaving to his palate, bowed his head, praying with his heart.
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5 He took a mouthful, drew it up, saturated his palate with it and then spat it forth into the grate.
6 You have crushed the grapes against your palate.
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7 It was not, after all, opportunity but imagination that he lacked: he had a mental palate which would never learn to distinguish between railway tea and nectar.
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8 Stubb was a high liver; he was somewhat intemperately fond of the whale as a flavorish thing to his palate.
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9 Jelinek kept rye bread on hand and smoked fish and strong imported cheeses to please the foreign palate.
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10 Because your palate his not yet been attuned to the sublimity of the substances it flavors.
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11 He also drank half a glass of this sparingly served wine, and found it to be nothing but that horrible Montreuil--the terror of all expert palates.
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