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The Great Gatsby
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  • Do you see? " There was something pathetic in his concentration, as if his complacency, more acute than of old, was not enough to him any more.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a pathetic attempt to insult me
as in: Her pathetic look saddened us.
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