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critical
used in And The Mountains Echoed

3 uses
  • I was late bringing him lunch, and he turned his head to me from his recliner and remarked, with the gentlest critical tone, that I was genetically programmed to not be punctual.
    Chapter 9 (8% in)
  • Her company had received critical praise for several productions, most notably for extended runs of Eugene O'Neill's Long Day's Journey into Night in the mid-1990s, Chekhov's The Seagull, and Dimitrios Mpogris's Engagements.
    Chapter 8 (73% in)
  • Almost instantaneously, an image streaked through my head: opening night at a gallery, me dressed in something simple, black, and elegant, encircled by patrons and crinkle-browed critics, smiling and answering their questions, as clusters of admirers linger before my canvases and servers in white gloves float around the gallery pouring wine, offering little square bites of salmon with dill or asparagus spears wrapped in puff pastry.
    Chapter 9 (37% in)

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