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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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  • He watched it with that strange interest in trivial things that we try to develop when things of high import make us afraid, or when we are stirred by some new emotion for which we cannot find expression, or when some thought that terrifies us lays sudden siege to the brain and calls on us to yield.

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  • The Siege of Leningrad lasted 872 days.
  • The company feels under siege.

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