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Man And Superman
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  • You despise Oxford, Enry, don’t you?
  • Led on a string like a pug dog by the first girl who takes the trouble to despise him.
  • The engaging freshness of his personality and the dumbfoundering staleness of his culture make it extremely difficult to decide whether he is worth knowing; for whilst his company is undeniably pleasant and enlivening, there is intellectually nothing new to be got out of him, especially as he despises politics, and is careful not to talk commercial shop, in which department he is probably much in advance of his English capitalist friends.

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  • She despises the people he has to work for.
  • They despise each other.

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