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The Taming of the Shrew
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  • Gentles, methinks you frown; And wherefore gaze this goodly company, As if they saw some wondrous monument, Some comet or unusual prodigy?

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  • I look under the sink and find a dried-out Brillo pad and a can of Comet.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Before I Fall
  • Three of us had giant camping flashlights, the glow illuminating jarring images: It was suburbia, post-comet, post-zombie, post-humanity.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl

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