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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde - (13 chapter version)
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Adonis
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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde - (13 chapter version)
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  • He has stood as Paris in dainty armor, and as Adonis with huntsman’s cloak and polished boarspear.
  • Upon my word, Basil, I didn’t know you were so vain; and I really can’t see any resemblance between you, with your rugged strong face and your coal-black hair, and this young Adonis, who looks as if he was made of ivory and rose-leaves.

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