The weird, implausible reception for Milo began at the airfield, where civilian laborers who recognized him halted in their duties respectfully to gaze at him with full expressions of controlled exuberance and adulation.
Dunbar wanted to know, as Yossarian watched him excitedly with a mixture of awe and adulation.
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Don’t grow dependent upon popular adulation. It comes and goes and reverses unexpectedly.
...waves and waves of adulation wash his pain away.