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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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  • Morning after morning he had sat before the portrait, wondering at its beauty, almost enamoured of it, as it seemed to him at times.
  • He grew more and more enamoured of his own beauty, more and more interested in the corruption of his own soul.
  • A sea-monster had been enamoured of the pearl that the diver brought to King Perozes, and had slain the thief, and mourned for seven moons over its loss.
  • There are few of us who have not sometimes wakened before dawn, either after one of those dreamless nights that make us almost enamoured of death, or one of those nights of horror and misshapen joy, when through the chambers of the brain sweep phantoms more terrible than reality itself, and instinct with that vivid life that lurks in all grotesques, and that lends to Gothic art its enduring vitality, this art being, one might fancy, especially the art of those whose minds have beenů

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  • Politicians aren’t generally enamored with the suggestion that they surrender power to the marketplace.
  • she had been passionately enamored of a dignified and sad-eyed cavalry officer
    Kate Chopin  --  The Awakening

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