- ’I must confess that my satisfaction with my first theories of an automatic civilization and a decadent humanity did not long endure.
- In this decadence, too, the art of fire-making had been forgotten on the earth.
- At last I saw again the dim shadows of houses, the evidences of decadent humanity.
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- So, sitting on the couch by myself, not talking, felt decadent.
Gillian Flynn -- Gone Girl
- She slept decadently, eight to ten hours a day, could sleep anywhere—on a three-minute car ride, in the filthy booth of an off-campus diner, on anyone’s couch, at any time.
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Dave Eggers -- The Circle