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The Great Gatsby
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  • Unlike Gatsby and Tom Buchanan, I had no girl whose disembodied face floated along the dark cornices and blinding signs, and so I drew up the girl beside me, tightening my arms.

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  • It is inscribed on the school building’s cornice.
  • adobe-colored concrete trimmed with a red brick cornice

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