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The Age of Innocence
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  • There was something perverse and provocative in the notion of fur worn in the evening in a heated drawing-room, and in the combination of a muffled throat and bare arms; but the effect was undeniably pleasing.

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  • Her provocative article is sure to create debate.
  • The school bans clothing deemed provocative such as miniskirts.

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