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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde - (13 chapter version)
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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde - (13 chapter version)
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  • But according to your category I must be merely an acquaintance.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • In the nests of Arabian birds was the aspilates, that, according to Democritus, kept the wearer from any danger by fire.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • According to the great alchemist Pierre de Boniface, the diamond rendered a man invisible, and the agate of India made him eloquent.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • of France, his horse was loaded with gold leaves, according to Brantome, and his cap had double rows of rubies that threw out a great light.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • …ht their color and satisfied his intellectual curiosity, leave them with that curious indifference that is not incompatible with a real ardor of temperament, and that indeed, according to certain modern psychologists, is often a condition of it.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: accord her the respect deserved
as in: according to, or in accord with
as in: reached an accord
as in: done of her own accord
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