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¡¡¡¡"He is not here.",,¡¡¡¡Hardly had she gone a hundred paces when she paused and began to scratch her head again.,¡¡¡¡"Mamma darling, it's not at all so... my poor, sweet darling," she said to her mother, who conscious that they had been on the brink of a rupture gazed at her son with terror, but in the obstinacy and excitement of the conflict could not and would not give way.....¡¡¡¡Only the recognition of the fact that he possessed this feeling caused the people in so strange a manner, contrary to the Tsar's wish, to select him- an old man in disfavor- to be their representative in the national war. And only that feeling placed him on that highest human pedestal from which he, the commander in chief, devoted all his powers not to slaying and destroying men but to saving and showing pity on them.,¡¡¡¡"God of our fathers! Remember Thy bounteous mercy and loving-kindness which are from of old; turn not Thy face from us, but be gracious to our unworthiness, and in Thy great goodness and Thy many mercies regard not our transgressions and iniquities! Create in us a clean heart and renew a right spirit within us, strengthen us all in Thy faith, fortify our hope, inspire us with true love one for another, arm us with unity of spirit in the righteous defense of the heritage Thou gavest to us and to our fathers, and let not the scepter of the wicked be exalted against the destiny of those Thou hast sanctified.,BOOK FIFTEEN: 1812 - 13,¡¡¡¡He went on, muttering between his teeth, and not addressing Marius so much as his cravat:--,¡¡¡¡It very often happened that in a moment of irritation husband and wife would have a dispute, but long afterwards Pierre to his surprise and delight would find in his wife's ideas and actions the very thought against which she had argued, but divested of everything superfluous that in the excitement of the dispute he had added when expressing his opinion....
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NORTON;¡¡¡¡Here's a fifteen-sou piece.".¡¡¡¡Then he seizes a gun and begins to batter the door with the butt end.,¡¡¡¡Petya woke up.;¡¡¡¡As she was about to resume her seat there, she observed on the spot which she had quitted, a tolerably large stone which had, evidently, not been there a moment before....¡¡¡¡You have done well! You must inspire confidence."!better get the guards.;¡¡¡¡When she began to tell him that all this had happened the day after her father's funeral, her voiced trembled. She turned away, and then, as if fearing he might take her words as meant to move him to pity, looked at him with an apprehensive glance of inquiry. There were tears in Rostov's eyes. Princess Mary noticed this and glanced gratefully at him with that radiant look which caused the plainness of her face to be forgotten.,Prete moi tes gendarmes... Find out more.
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¡¡¡¡It is probable that the linnets and tomtits of the last century gossiped a great deal about the chief justice.,,,¡¡¡¡One of these two newspapers, broken at every fold and falling into rags, seemed much older than the other..ANDY;¡¡¡¡We no longer live in the days when terrible swarms within made irruptions, when one heard beneath his feet the obscure course of a dull rumble, when indescribable elevations from mole-like tunnels appeared on the surface of civilization, where the soil cracked open, where the roofs of caverns yawned, and where one suddenly beheld monstrous heads emerging from the earth.,¡¡¡¡So Jean Valjean was absent.,¡¡¡¡Every day, Jean Valjean put his arm through Cosette's and took her for a walk. He led her to the Luxembourg, to the least frequented walk, and every Sunday he took her to mass at Saint-Jacques-du-Haut-Pas, because that was a long way off.;Find out more.
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¡°I'm not going to try and interfere,¡± said Harry quickly. ¡°But if we don't see what's going on, how're we going to know when it's time to rescue Sirius?¡± ! ,¡¡¡¡"A good thing too, little countess," said "Uncle," "only mind you don't fall off your horse," he added, "because- that's it, come on!- you've nothing to hold on to.",¡¡¡¡"What? What did he say?" was heard in the ranks of the Polish Uhlans when one of the aides-de-camp rode up to them.,...¡¡¡¡On the following day Jean Valjean returned..
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¡¡¡¡Now the Prussian general, Muffling, declares that one hour's delay, and Blucher would not have found Wellington on his feet.,? Leo Tolstoy;,...¡¡¡¡To pay compliments to the woman whom a man loves is the first method of bestowing caresses, and he is half audacious who tries it.;¡¡¡¡The step was heavy, and sounded like that of a man; but the old woman wore stout shoes, and there is nothing which so strongly resembles the step of a man as that of an old woman.,¡¡¡¡THE FLAG: ACT FIRST ;
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,CHAPTER XI ;¡¡¡¡Tenait dans son bee une saisie executoire; ,¡¡¡¡They gave him some more porridge and Morel with a laugh set to work on his third bowl. All the young soldiers smiled gaily as they watched him. The older men, who thought it undignified to amuse themselves with such nonsense, continued to lie at the opposite side of the fire, but one would occasionally raise himself on an elbow and glance at Morel with a smile..¡®STUPEFY!¡¯ screamed Hermione, who had just caught up with them. The jet of red light hit the Death Eater in the middle of his chest: he froze, his arm still raised, his wand fell to the floor with a flatter and he collapsed backwards towards the bell jar. Harry expected to hear a clunk, for the man to hit solid glass and slide off the jar on to the floor, but instead, his head sank through the surface of the bell jar as though it were nothing but a soap bubble and he came to rest, sprawled on his back on the table, with his head lying inside the jar full of glittering wind.,¡¡¡¡"She's much thinner, but all the same she's pretty!"...¡¡¡¡"Look out!".¡¡¡¡Sonya kept house, attended on her aunt, read to her, put up with her whims and secret ill-will, and helped Nicholas to conceal their poverty from the old countess. Nicholas felt himself irredeemably indebted to Sonya for all she was doing for his mother and greatly admired her patience and devotion, but tried to keep aloof from her.,¡¡¡¡"What is it, Natasha?" said Princess Mary..
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¡¡¡¡"Yes, most precious... a royal word," said Count Rostov, with a sob. He stood at the back, and, though he had heard hardly anything, understood everything in his own way.,¡¡¡¡"What marvels!" she exclaimed, but hearing her master's voice she turned back. pulling down her tucked-up skirt.,¡¡¡¡Certainly not. There is no Jacquerie; society may rest assured on that point; blood will no longer rush to its head.,LastIndexNext,¡¡¡¡The Iron Duke remained calm, but his lips blanched....¡¡¡¡"That's for Belova? Excellent!" She felt the quality of the material. "It was a ruble an arshin, I suppose?"....