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platonic
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The Great Gatsby
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  • The truth was that Jay Gatsby of West Egg, Long Island, sprang from his Platonic conception of himself.

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  • She describes her love for him as platonic.
  • He formed a platonic friendship with a lady some years older than himself, who lived in Kensington Square; and nearly every afternoon he drank tea with her by the light of shaded candles,
    W. Somerset Maugham  --  Of Human Bondage

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