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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • He was in a narrow street, with a few dark little shops, interspersed among dwelling-houses.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It was only on very rare occasions that one saw inside the dwelling-places of the Inner Party, or even penetrated into the quarter of the town where they lived.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The cloves and saccharine, themselves disgusting enough in their sickly way, could not disguise the flat oily smell; and what was worst of all was that the smell of gin, which dwelt with him night and day, was inextricably mixed up in his mind with the smell of thoseHe never named them, even in his thoughts, and so far as it was possible he never visualized them.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: It dwells in the forest.
as in: Don`t dwell on it.
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