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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • He walked on across the hall with Dixon, leaving Cranly to take leave elaborately of the dwarf.
  • — Their piety would be like their names, like their faces, like their clothes, and it was idle for him to tell himself that their humble and contrite hearts, it might be, paid a far richer tribute of devotion than his had ever been, a gift tenfold more acceptable than his elaborate adoration.

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  • Please elaborate on the reasons you think this is the best plan.
  • As we talked, she elaborated on her idea

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