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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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torpid
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • His soul sickened at the thought of a torpid snaky life feeding itself out of the tender marrow of his life and fattening upon the slime of lust.

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  • a mind grown torpid in old age
  • torpid frogs

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