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The House of Mirth
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  • The party was made up of what Mrs. Trenor called "poky people"—her generic name for persons who did not play bridge—and, it being her habit to group all such obstructionists in one class, she usually invited them together, regardless of their other characteristics.

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  • They looked like generic vitamins or allergy medicine, something ordinary.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • It’s one of the generic pictures that gets sold along with the picture frame, a shiny, happy advertisement for all the shiny, happy moments you can capture forever inside the 5" x 7" sterling silver frame with butterfly detail.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Before I Fall

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