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ĦĦĦĦThe guardian of justice, in striking Caesar, might strike too hard and be unjust. God does not will it.,ĦĦĦĦThe affair began late.,ĦĦĦĦ"Something very important is happening between them," thought Pierre, and a feeling that was both joyful and painful agitated him and made him neglect the game.;ĦĦĦĦThree of them were portresses, and the fourth was a rag-picker with her basket on her back.,ĦĦĦĦMarius, who had emerged from the Rue Plumet by the boulevard, traversed the Esplanade and the bridge of the Invalides, the Champs Elysees, the Place Louis XV., and reached the Rue de Rivoli. The shops were open there, the gas was burning under the arcades, women were making their purchases in the stalls, people were eating ices in the Cafe Laiter, and nibbling small cakes at the English pastry-cook's shop....The men just stare at him. One stifles a yawn.,ĦĦĦĦIt was on the 16th of June and the 2d of July..It cannot be denied, but outward accidents conduce much to fortune, favour, ;
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;!ĦĦĦĦThe French alphabet, written out with the same numerical values as the Hebrew, in which the first nine letters denote units and the others tens, will have the following significance: ,Some men\'s behaviour is like a verse, wherein every syllable is measured: ...,ĦĦĦĦENJOLRAS AND HIS LIEUTENANTS,in the tempest, Caesarem portas, etfortunam ene. So Sulla chose the name of Felix, ,ĦĦĦĦOn his return from his furlough Nicholas, having been joyfully welcomed by his comrades, was sent to obtain remounts and brought back from the Ukraine excellent horses which pleased him and earned him commendation from his commanders. During his absence he had been promoted captain, and when the regiment was put on war footing with an increase in numbers, he was again allotted his old squadron.; Find out more.
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!ĦĦĦĦHe found his first refuge at Pradeaux, near Beausset.,ĦĦĦĦ"Eh, Dron, drop it!" Alpatych repeated, withdrawing his hand from his bosom and solemnly pointing to the floor at Dron's feet. "I can see through you and three yards into the ground under you," he continued, gazing at the floor in front of Dron.,ĦĦĦĦOf nothing and of everything. Of an electricity disengaged, little by little, of a flame suddenly darting forth, of a wandering force, of a passing breath. This breath encounters heads which speak, brains which dream, souls which suffer, passions which burn, wretchedness which howls, and bears them away.,ĦĦĦĦIt should be composed of past and be historic; be composed of future and be sympathetic.,ĦĦĦĦA whole political school called "the golden mean" has been the outcome of this.!ĦĦĦĦOn the way back Nicholas drove at a steady pace instead of racing and kept peering by that fantastic all-transforming light into Sonya's face and searching beneath the eyebrows and mustache for his former and his present Sonya from whom he had resolved never to be parted again. He looked and recognizing in her both the old and the new Sonya, and being reminded by the smell of burnt cork of the sensation of her kiss, inhaled the frosty air with a full breast and, looking at the ground flying beneath him and at the sparkling sky, felt himself again in fairyland....Find out more.
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ĦĦĦĦ"Ah, good God!" he exclaimed, "it's one of them!",BOOK FOURTEEN: 1812.ĦĦĦĦ"I will tell you this," he said, rising and trying with nervously twitching fingers to prop up his pipe in a corner, but finally abandoning the attempt. "I can't prove it to you. You say that everything here is rotten and that an overthrow is coming: I don't see it. But you also say that our oath of allegiance is a conditional matter, and to that I reply: 'You are my best friend, as you know, but if you formed a secret society and began working against the government- be it what it may- I know it is my duty to obey the government. And if Arakcheev ordered me to lead a squadron against you and cut you down, I should not hesitate an instant, but should do it.' And you may argue about that as you like!";,with whom they range themselves, but upon discontentment conceived against some other: whereupon commonly ensueth that ill intelligence, that we many times see between great personages. Likewise glorious followers, who make themselves as trumpets, of the commendation of those they follow, are full of inconvenience; for they taint business through want of secrecy; and they export honour from a man, and make him a return in envy. ;ĦĦĦĦ"Monsieur," said the woman, "my boy tells me that you wish to hire a cabriolet.".!
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And much like is the reason of deformed persons. Still the ground is, they will, if they be of spirit, seek to free themselves from scorn; which must be, either by virtue, or malice: and therefore, let it not be marvelled, if sometimes they prove excellent persons; as was Agesilaus, Zanger the son of Solyman, Aesop, Gasca President of Peru; and Socrates may go likewise amongst them; with others..RED (V.O.),ĦĦĦĦ"No, I shan't have such luck," thought Rostov, "yet what wouldn't it be worth! It is not to be! Everywhere, at cards and in war, I am always unlucky." Memories of Austerlitz and of Dolokhov flashed rapidly and clearly through his mind. "Only once in my life to get an old wolf, I want only that!" thought he, straining eyes and ears and looking to the left and then to the right and listening to the slightest variation of note in the cries of the dogs..ĦĦĦĦOn the very morrow of the day on which she had said to herself: "Decidedly I am beautiful!"...;ĦĦĦĦThe old man was still sitting in the ornamental garden, like a fly impassive on the face of a loved one who is dead, tapping the last on which he was making the bast shoe, and two little girls, running out from the hot house carrying in their skirts plums they had plucked from the trees there, came upon Prince Andrew. On seeing the young master, the elder one frightened look clutched her younger companion by the hand and hid with her behind a birch tree, not stopping to pick up some green plums they had dropped..
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ĦĦĦĦBagration drove up in a carriage to to the house occupied by Barclay. Barclay donned his sash and came out to meet and report to his senior officer Bagration.......ĦĦĦĦLater on, when the heart-rending and mournful hubbub of musketry and firing by platoons becomes audible, the shopkeeper says:--!ĦĦĦĦ In winter the thicket was black, dripping, bristling, shivering, and allowed some glimpse of the house.,,ĦĦĦĦThe windows of the room in which she was lying looked westward. She lay on the sofa with her face to the wall, fingering the buttons of the leather cushion and seeing nothing but that cushion, and her confused thoughts were centered on one subject- the irrevocability of death and her own spiritual baseness, which she had not suspected, but which had shown itself during her father's illness. She wished to pray but did not dare to, dared not in her present state of mind address herself to God. She lay for a long time in that position.,ĦĦĦĦThere was nothing wrong or unseemly in what they said, it was witty and might have been funny, but it lacked just that something which is the salt of mirth, and they were not even aware that such a thing existed.!
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ĦĦĦĦThe nations insulted each other there., ,ĦĦĦĦPhilosophical fermentation replied to democratic fermentation.,ĦĦĦĦ,(cuing nods all around),ĦĦĦĦWhen her prayer was finished, "Sister," she said, "I am willing to lie down again; I will do anything you wish; I was naughty just now; I beg your pardon for having spoken so loud; it is very wrong to talk loudly; I know that well, my good sister, but, you see, I am very happy:,ĦĦĦĦThe police discovered that M. Madeleine was no other than an ex-convict who had broken his ban, condemned in 1796 for theft, and named Jean Valjean. Jean Valjean has been recommitted to prison....