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  • adv. In a goopy way.


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  • “I am certain the person who purchases them will have sweet dreams,” Terence said, smiling goopily at Tossie, “‘a dream of perfect bliss, too beautiful to last ....’”

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  • It has the consistency of water but a tangy, milky, assertive flavor, best poured over rice and eaten, goopily, with the hands.

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  • Thickly and goopily rendered with sometimes violent slashes, but openly and lucidly composed, Dorland has created a procession of images that record moments from his (or someone's) adolescence, moments of crashing banality and/or teen angst whose very vacuity allows Dorland's technical virtuosity to proceed unimpeded by the need to tell much of any story.

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