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  • had flung two or three coils of its loathsome body round the Prince’s legs.
  • But as the chair broke, there came from it a bright flash, a sound like small thunder, and (for one moment) a loathsome smell.
  • Most of the gang were there Adela Pennyfather and Cholmondely Major, Edith Winterblott, ’Spotty’ Sorrier, big Bannister, and the two loathsome Garrett twins.
  • But if once I were up and out of this chair, then first would come my fury, and after that" — he shuddered — "the change into a loathsome serpent."

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  • I make New Year’s resolutions every year and then loathe myself for breaking them.
  • I loathe that man. He ruined my life.

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