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parliament -- (with a lowercase "p")
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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde - (13 chapter version)
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  • Indeed, he was still devoted to the study of chemistry, and had a laboratory of his own, in which he used to shut himself up all day long, greatly to the annoyance of his mother, who had set her heart on his standing for Parliament and had a vague idea that a chemist was a person who made up prescriptions.

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