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The Great Gatsby
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  • I am part of that, a little solemn with the feel of those long winters, a little complacent from growing up in the Carraway house in a city where dwellings are still called through decades by a family’s name.
  • There was something pathetic in his concentration, as if his complacency, more acute than of old, was not enough to him any more.

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  • He had become complacent after years of success.
  • This team could win State if they stay hungry instead of getting too complacent.

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