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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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  • It was terribly pathetic.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Her death has all the pathetic uselessness of martyrdom, all its wasted beauty.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I should like to have something more of her than the memory of a few kisses and some broken pathetic words.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a pathetic attempt to insult me
as in: Her pathetic look saddened us.
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