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queue
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Brave New World
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  • Like aphides and ants, the leaf-green Gamma girls, the black Semi-Morons swarmed round the entrances, or stood in queues to take their places in the monorail tram-cars.
  • Crowds of lower-caste workers were queued up in front of the monorail station-seven or eight hundred Gamma, Delta and Epsilon men and women, with not more than a dozen faces and statures between them.
  • He passed his hand over his eyes as though he were trying to wipe away the remembered image of those long rows of identical midgets at the assembling tables, those queued-up twin-herds at the entrance to the Brentford monorail station, those human maggots swarming round Linda’s bed of death, the endlessly repeated face of his assailants.

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  • "There’s usually a queue on weekdays.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • In the event that she was stumped, she could bounce the query to his own queue, and he’d take it.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle

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