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The Great Gatsby
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tortuous
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The Great Gatsby
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  • There was dancing now on the canvas in the garden; old men pushing young girls backward in eternal graceless circles, superior couples holding each other tortuously, fashionably, and keeping in the corners — and a great number of single girls dancing individualistically or relieving the orchestra for a moment of the burden of the banjo or the traps.

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  • A tortuous road up the mountain
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