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important city of ancient Mesopotamia; on the Euphrates near modern-day Baghdad
  • I started to feel like the Whore of Babylon myself.
  • I don't know what Margaret White said to finally push her over the edge-called me the Whore of Babylon, I suppose-but my mother told her our yard was our yard and I'd go out and dance the hootchie-kootchie buck naked if that was her pleasure and mine.
  • She was in some old housedress with the hem falling down in back, and I was in my Whore of Babylon two-piece swimsuit.

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