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¡¡¡¡The waste land bordered by this wall communicated with the back yard of an ex-livery stable-keeper of bad repute, who had failed and who still kept a few old single-seated berlins under his sheds.,¡¡¡¡"Why did you push yourself in there by daylight? You ass! Well, why haven't you taken one?";¡¡¡¡Natasha was sixteen and it was the year 1809, the very year to which she had counted on her fingers with Boris after they had kissed four years ago. Since then she had not seen him. Before Sonya and her mother, if Boris happened to be mentioned, she spoke quite freely of that episode as of some childish, long-forgotten matter that was not worth mentioning. But in the secret depths of her soul the question whether her engagement to Boris was a jest or an important, binding promise tormented her.. .¡¡¡¡The countess, with a cheerful expression on her face, looked down at her nails and spat a little for luck as she returned to the drawing room.,...Cedric was lying spread-eagled on the ground beside him. He was dead. ;
? Victor Hugo, ,BOOK SEVEN: 1810 - 11,? Victor Hugo,53 Of Prcdse ,¡¡¡¡In moments of pride, when he thought of his position it seemed to him that he was quite different and distinct from those other retired gentlemen-in-waiting he had formerly despised: they were empty, stupid, contented fellows, satisfied with their position, "while I am still discontented and want to do something for mankind. But perhaps all these comrades of mine struggled just like me and sought something new, a path in life of their own, and like me were brought by force of circumstances, society, and race- by that elemental force against which man is powerless- to the condition I am in," said he to himself in moments of humility; and after living some time in Moscow he no longer despised, but began to grow fond of, to respect, and to pity his comrades in destiny, as he pitied himself.!¡¡¡¡"Leave off, Mamma! I don't think, and don't want to think about it! He just came and then left off, left off...",¡¡¡¡THE PLATEAU OF MONT-SAINT-JEAN,Pour Passy..
¡¡¡¡A volley was heard, and some bullets whistled past, while others plashed against something. The Cossacks and Dolokhov galloped after Petya into the gateway of the courtyard. In the dense wavering smoke some of the French threw down their arms and ran out of the bushes to meet the Cossacks, while others ran down the hill toward the pond. Petya was galloping along the courtyard, but instead of holding the reins he waved both his arms about rapidly and strangely, slipping farther and farther to one side in his saddle. His horse, having galloped up to a campfire that was smoldering in the morning light, stopped suddenly, and Petya fell heavily on to the wet ground. The Cossacks saw that his arms and legs jerked rapidly though his head was quite motionless. A bullet had pierced his skull.;¡¡¡¡"But you know, my dear boy, it's a pity you got excited! Mitenka has told me all about it.",¡¡¡¡In the hut which the men had passed, the chief officers had gathered and were in animated talk over their tea about the events of the day and the maneuvers suggested for tomorrow. It was proposed to make a flank march to the left, cut off the Vice-King (Murat) and capture him..¡¡¡¡He grants its overwhelming immensity, but he establishes its triviality; and he does more than spit upon it. Borne down by numbers, by superior force, by brute matter, he finds in his soul an expression:;;¡¡¡¡This man evidently had no right over Cosette....
¡¡¡¡On reaching Smolensk on the evening of the fourth of August he put up in the Gachina suburb across the Dnieper, at the inn kept by Ferapontov, where he had been in the habit of putting up for the last thirty years. Some thirty years ago Ferapontov, by Alpatych's advice, had bought a wood from the prince, had begun to trade, and now had a house, an inn, and a corn dealer's shop in that province. He was a stout, dark, red-faced peasant in the forties, with thick lips, a broad knob of a nose, similar knobs over his black frowning brows, and a round belly.,...¡¡¡¡It was alarming to suppose that that thing was perhaps dead; and still more alarming to think that it was perhaps alive.,A new message has been carved alongside the old: "So was Red.",¡¡¡¡¡¡¡¡¡¡¡¡Toi, sans qui le bonheur me serait impossible,;¡¡¡¡All was peace and silence; there was no one on the road; a few stray laborers, of whom they caught barely a glimpse, were on their way to their work along the side-paths..to the Spaniards in numbers, nor to the Gauls in bodily force, nor to the Carthaginians .¡¡¡¡One of the men got up and went over to the Fifth Company.,¡¡¡¡ As the reader perceives, slang in its entirety, slang of four hundred years ago, like the slang of to-day, is permeated with that sombre, symbolical spirit which gives to all words a mien which is now mournful, now menacing.,¡¡¡¡Sister Simplice herself was surprised at M. Madeleine's delay.,¡¡¡¡You understand, one conceives an affection for a person; I am a good sort of a beast, I am; I do not reason; I love that little girl; my wife is quick-tempered, but she loves her also.;
¡°Ah, what a story it is, Lucius,¡± said Voldemort. ¡°And it begins - and ends - with my young friend here.¡± ;¡¡¡¡Night had come.!¡¡¡¡During this act every time Natasha looked toward the stalls she saw Anatole Kuragin with an arm thrown across the back of his chair, staring at her. She was pleased to see that he was captivated by her and it did not occur to her that there was anything wrong in it., !You recall Lt. Mincher's testimony?,,... ,¡¡¡¡"Enter, sir," she said.;¡¡¡¡"Then it must be so!" thought Prince Andrew as he drove out of the avenue from the house at Bald Hills. "She, poor innocent creature, is left to be victimized by an old man who has outlived his wits. The old man feels he is guilty, but cannot change himself. My boy is growing up and rejoices in life, in which like everybody else he will deceive or be deceived. And I am off to the army. Why? I myself don't know. I want to meet that man whom I despise, so as to give him a chance to kill and laugh at me!.
¡¡¡¡The large building of the Rue Droit-Mur, which had a wing on the Rue Petit-Picpus, turned two facades, at right angles, towards this garden. These interior facades were even more tragic than the exterior. All the windows were grated.;¡¡¡¡He dared not call to them; a cry might be heard and ruin everything. An idea occurred to him, a last idea, a flash of inspiration; he drew from his pocket the end of Brujon's rope, which he had detached from the chimney of the New Building, and flung it into the space enclosed by the fence....? Victor Hugo.,,¡¡¡¡"Have you known that young man long, Princess?" he asked..
¡¡¡¡You can't go against such things.";¡¡¡¡This is what Brujon had written the night before.!¡¡¡¡She would begin to say something to her in a low tone from the other end of the room.,¡¡¡¡From the standpoint from which the science of history now regards its subject on the path it now follows, seeking the causes of events in man's freewill, a scientific enunciation of those laws is impossible, for however man's free will may be restricted, as soon as we recognize it as a force not subject to law, the existence of law becomes impossible..¡¡¡¡"If the animals leading the herd change, this happens because the collective will of all the animals is transferred from one leader to another, according to whether the animal is or is not leading them in the direction selected by the whole herd." Such is the reply historians who assume that the collective will of the people is delegated to rulers under conditions which they regard as known. (With this method of observation it often happens that the observer, influenced by the direction he himself prefers, regards those as leaders who, owing to the people's change of direction, are no longer in front, but on one side, or even in the rear.).¡¡¡¡"What was the good of bringing him?" Tikhon interrupted hastily and angrily- "that one wouldn't have done for you. As if I don't know what sort you want!"!
¡¡¡¡"What!" she resumed, "that horrible, beautiful young lady, who gazed at my daughters with an air of pity,--she is that beggar brat!;LastIndexNext,¡¡¡¡Besides a feeling of aloofness from everybody Natasha was feeling a special estrangement from the members of her own family. All of them- her father, mother, and Sonya- were so near to her, so familiar, so commonplace, that all their words and feelings seemed an insult to the world in which she had been living of late, and she felt not merely indifferent to them but regarded them with hostility. She heard Dunyasha's words about Peter Ilynich and a misfortune, but did not grasp them., ,¡¡¡¡The princess rose quickly to meet him and held out her hand.,¡¡¡¡Who was concerned, after all?,¡¡¡¡All that strange contradiction now difficult to understand between the facts and the historical accounts only arises because the historians dealing with the matter have written the history of the beautiful words and sentiments of various generals, and not the history of the events.!
¡¡¡¡Cosette, who was rather less dreamy than Marius, was gay, and that sufficed for Jean Valjean's happiness.,¡¡¡¡An arrondissement of the Pas de Calais has just been the theatre of an event quite out of the ordinary course.!Co-cocorico!,¡¡¡¡Cautiously withdrawing her breast, Natasha rocked him a little, handed him to the nurse, and went with rapid steps toward the door. But at the door she stopped as if her conscience reproached her for having in her joy left the child too soon, and she glanced round. The nurse with raised elbows was lifting the infant over the rail of his cot..¡¡¡¡The cuirassiers hurled themselves on the English squares.,,¡¡¡¡Because of Blucher? No. Because of God....¡¡¡¡He could not see an aim, for he now had faith- not faith in any kind of rule, or words, or ideas, but faith in an ever-living, ever-manifest God. Formerly he had sought Him in aims he set himself. That search for an aim had been simply a search for God, and suddenly in his captivity he had learned not by words or reasoning but by direct feeling what his nurse had told him long ago: that God is here and everywhere. In his captivity he had learned that in Karataev God was greater, more infinite and unfathomable than in the Architect of the Universe recognized by the Freemasons. He felt like a man who after straining his eyes to see into the far distance finds what he sought at his very feet. All his life he had looked over the heads of the men around him, when he should have merely looked in front of him without straining his eyes..
and therefore it is good a little to be familiar. He that is too much in anything, ,¡¡¡¡Though Pierre, Natasha, Nicholas, Countess Mary, and Denisov had much to talk about that they could not discuss before the old countess- not that anything was hidden from her, but because she had dropped so far behindhand in many things that had they begun to converse in her presence they would have had to answer inopportune questions and to repeat what they had already told her many times: that so-and-so was dead and so-and-so was married, which she would again be unable to remember- yet they sat at tea round the samovar in the drawing room from habit, and Pierre answered the countess' questions as to whether Prince Vasili had aged and whether Countess Mary Alexeevna had sent greetings and still thought of them, and other matters that interested no one and to which she herself was indifferent.,¡¡¡¡And he had set out to follow them.!CLOSEUP -- PAROLE FORM... !!¡¡¡¡"Good God, Monsieur le Maire," she cried at last, "I thought you were--",¡¡¡¡ The life of the nations is not contained in the lives of a few men, for the connection between those men and the nations has not been found. The theory that this connection is based on the transference of the collective will of a people to certain historical personages is an hypothesis unconfirmed by the experience of history.,¡¡¡¡"He's with the army, Father, at Smolensk." .
¡¡¡¡If only he is at home!!¡¡¡¡At a quarter-past four, that is to say, when night was fully come, he passed in front of the theatre of the Porte Saint-Martin, where The Two Convicts was being played that day.,,¡¡¡¡Pierre longer suffered moments of despair, hypochondria, and disgust with life, but the malady that had formerly found expression in such acute attacks was driven inwards and never left him for a moment. "What for? Why? What is going on in the world?" he would ask himself in perplexity several times a day, involuntarily beginning to reflect anew on the meaning of the phenomena of life; but knowing by experience that there were no answers to these questions he made haste to turn away from them, and took up a book, or hurried of to the Club or to Apollon Nikolaevich's, to exchange the gossip of the town., ;¡°No!¡± said Filch, clutching the egg as though it were his firstborn son. ¡°Professor Moody, this is evidence of Peeves¡¯ treachery!¡± ,!¡¡¡¡"Why not, if he likes to?"...
CHAPTER IV ,,¡¡¡¡Prince Andrew left the Rostovs' late in the evening. He went to bed from habit, but soon realized that he could not sleep. Having lit his candle he sat up in bed, then got up, then lay down again not at all troubled by his sleeplessness: his soul was as fresh and joyful as if he had stepped out of a stuffy room into God's own fresh air. It did not enter his head that he was in love with Natasha; he was not thinking about her, but only picturing her to himself, and in consequence all life appeared in a new light. "Why do I strive, why do I toil in this narrow, confined frame, when life, all life with all its joys, is open to me?" said he to himself. And for the first time for a very long while he began making happy plans for the future. He decided that he must attend to his son's education by finding a tutor and putting the boy in his charge, then he ought to retire from the service and go abroad, and see England, Switzerland and ,¡¡¡¡A crowd is easily led as a whole to obedience.,¡¡¡¡Was she to go back? etc., etc. All at once she exclaimed, "How pretty it is here!",.
¡¡¡¡"It won't do, my love! Not everyone will understand this friendship dating from your childish days, and to see him so intimate with you may injure you in the eyes of other young men who visit us, and above all it torments him for nothing. He may already have found a suitable and wealthy match, and now he's half crazy.",¡¡¡¡"I never expected anything else of him," said Princess Mary to herself, feeling a joyous sense of her love for him. Remembering her friendly relations with all the Rostovs which had made her almost a member of the family, she thought it her duty to go to see them. But remembering her relations with Nicholas in Voronezh she was shy about doing so. Making a great effort she did however go to call on them a few weeks after her arrival in Moscow....167 INT -- LIBRARY -- DAY (1965) 167!¡¡¡¡This man wore a violet knitted vest, which was old, worn, spotted, cut and gaping at every fold, wide trousers of cotton velvet, wooden shoes on his feet, no shirt, had his neck bare, his bare arms tattooed, and his face smeared with black....Complained about it all the time.;...¡¡¡¡When shall we go to the forest, Charlot asked Charlotte.;
¡¡¡¡An instant later they were at the tavern door.,¡¡¡¡"Quick," said he.,!¡¡¡¡"You see I have known him a long time and am also fond of Mary, your future sister-in-law. 'Husbands' sisters bring up blisters,' but this one wouldn't hurt a fly. She has asked me to bring you two together. Tomorrow you'll go with your father to see her. Be very nice and affectionate to her: you're younger than she. When he comes, he'll find you already know his sister and father and are liked by them. Am I right or not? Won't that be best?",¡¡¡¡Cosette began to pay attention to her toilet.,¡¡¡¡In the evening, when Prince Andrew had left, the countess went up to Natasha and whispered: "Well, what?".
¡¡¡¡And probably still more perturbed by the fact that he had uttered this obvious falsehood, and that Balashev still stood silently before him in the same attitude of submission to fate, Napoleon abruptly turned round, drew close to Balashev's face, and, gesticulating rapidly and energetically with his white hands, almost shouted:,!¡¡¡¡The second contains the question of salary....¡¡¡¡After the return of Alpatych from Smolensk the old prince suddenly seemed to awake as from a dream. He ordered the militiamen to be called up from the villages and armed, and wrote a letter to the commander in chief informing him that he had resolved to remain at Bald Hills to the last extremity and to defend it, leaving to the commander in chief's discretion to take measures or not for the defense of Bald Hills, where one of Russia's oldest generals would be captured or killed, and he announced to his household that he would remain at Bald Hills.,¡¡¡¡The Emperor went in, and after that the greater part of the crowd began to disperse.,!
Trade skills and hobbies, those go under educational. Stack right,.¡¡¡¡Just so it now seems as if we have only to admit the law of inevitability, to destroy the conception of the soul, of good and evil, and all the institutions of state and church that have been built up on those conceptions....,say about the Pacific? They say it has no memory. That's where I'd,¡¡¡¡There is necessarily required a certain modicum of antiquity in a race, and the wrinkle of the centuries cannot be improvised.,¡¡¡¡Some of them were digging, others were wheeling barrowloads of earth along planks, while others stood about doing nothing....
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¡¡¡¡Another had already overthrown Courfeyrac, who was shouting:...¡¡¡¡The state of the places of which we are here giving a description is rigorously exact, and will certainly awaken a very precise memory in the mind of old inhabitants of the quarter..¡¡¡¡Father Mabeuf raised his head.,¡¡¡¡He re-entered the council-chamber. The first thing he caught sight of was the knob of the door.;¡¡¡¡Such and such a phrase produces upon you the effect of the shoulder of a thief branded with the fleur-de-lys, which has suddenly been laid bare. Ideas almost refuse to be expressed in these substantives which are fugitives from justice.,¡¡¡¡"My brother dined with me yesterday- we nearly died of laughter- he ate nothing and kept sighing for you, my charmer! He is madly, quite madly, in love with you, my dear."!Studies serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability. Their chief use for delight, ;
¡¡¡¡The old woman was in the chamber, putting things in order.;stopped to reload so he could shoot each of them again! An extra bullet per lover...right in the head.,¡¡¡¡The star Sirius might have entered the room, and he would not have been any more dazzled.!¡¡¡¡Bulow had not moved, in fact.,.¡¡¡¡And Pierre's soul was dimly but joyfully filled not by the story itself but by its mysterious significance: by the rapturous joy that lit up Karataev's face as he told it, and the mystic significance of that joy.,¡¡¡¡You are my master.,¡¡¡¡When he had finished the Litany the deacon crossed the stole over his breast and said, "Let us commit ourselves and our whole lives to Christ the Lord!"...¡¡¡¡The curtain rose again. Anatole left the box, serene and gay. Natasha went back to her father in the other box, now quite submissive to the world she found herself in. All that was going on before her now seemed quite natural, but on the other hand all her previous thoughts of her betrothed, of Princess Mary, or of life in the country did not once recur to her mind and were as if belonging to a remote past....
BOOK FIFTEEN: 1812 - 13!that's when you know it's for real. Old life blown away in the blink of,¡¡¡¡They waited a long time for Natasha to come to dinner that day. She sat in her room crying like a child, blowing her nose and sobbing. Sonya stood beside her, kissing her hair.,experience of age, in things that fall within the compass of it, directeth them; but ;¡¡¡¡The count turned and saw on his right Mitka staring at him with eyes starting out of his head, raising his cap and pointing before him to the other side.,¡¡¡¡Cosette and the servant occupied the pavilion; she had the big sleeping-room with the painted pier-glasses, the boudoir with the gilded fillets, the justice's drawing-room furnished with tapestries and vast arm-chairs; she had the garden.,¡¡¡¡Great boughs uplifted themselves in frightful wise. Slender and misshapen bushes whistled in the clearings.!
RED (V.O.)...¡¡¡¡"No, he would not have approved," said Pierre, after reflection. "What he would have approved of is our family life. He was always so anxious to find seemliness, happiness, and peace in everything, and I should have been proud to let him see us. There now- you talk of my absence, but you wouldn't believe what a special feeling I have for you after a separation....",.¡¡¡¡These surmises, which so closely resembled proofs, whirled suddenly, like a handful of dust caught up by an unexpected gust of wind, through Jean Valjean's mournful brain. He examined the Cul-de-Sac Genrot; there he was cut off. He examined the Rue Petit-Picpus; there stood a sentinel.;¡°My Lord!¡± gasped the man on the floor. ¡°My Lord, I am¡I am so pleased¡and so sorry.¡¡± ...¡¡¡¡A WOUND WITHOUT, HEALING WITHIN,¡¡¡¡Pierre came early so as to find them alone..¡¡¡¡THE SURFACE OF THE QUESTION .
of body and mind,¡¡¡¡Princess Mary's heart beat so violently at this news that she grew pale and leaned against the wall to keep from falling. To see him, talk to him, feel his eyes on her now that her whole soul was overflowing with those dreadful, wicked temptations, was a torment of joy and terror.,¡¡¡¡ If the realm of human knowledge were confined to abstract reasoning, then having subjected to criticism the explanation of "power" that juridical science gives us, humanity would conclude that power is merely a word and has no real existence. But to understand phenomena man has, besides abstract reasoning, experience by which he verifies his reflections. And experience tells us that power is not merely a word but an actually existing phenomenon.,BOOK TEN: 1812!...¡¡¡¡ This is what had taken place that same night at the La Force:--,¡¡¡¡Of whom are you speaking?....
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,¡¡¡¡"What is a 'ticket'?" Nicholas inquired.,¡¡¡¡At that ball Pierre for the first time felt humiliated by the position his wife occupied in court circles. He was gloomy and absent-minded. A deep furrow ran across his forehead, and standing by a window he stared over his spectacles seeing no one.,.¡¡¡¡The old count's troyka, with Dimmler and his party, started forward, squeaking on its runners as though freezing to the snow, its deep-toned bell clanging. The side horses, pressing against the shafts of the middle horse, sank in the snow, which was dry and glittered like sugar, and threw it up.,¡¡¡¡The goal is reached. After the final war of 1815 Alexander possesses all possible power. How does he use it?,¡¡¡¡His first care on arriving in Paris had been to buy mourning clothes for a little girl of from seven to eight years of age; then to procure a lodging..
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,¡¡¡¡She returned to her bed, saying to herself: "He is very uneasy!"...¡¡¡¡They passed the bakeshop, but Cosette did not think of the bread which she had been ordered to fetch.,¡¡¡¡He told himself that it was plain, that the light of the world had been eclipsed forever, and that Cosette had written that to some one.. ,¡¡¡¡No marriage was possible between them; not even that of souls; and yet, it is certain that their destinies were wedded.!
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...¡¡¡¡To find component forces equal to the composite or resultant force, the sum of the components must equal the resultant. This condition is never observed by the universal historians, and so to explain the resultant forces they are obliged to admit, in addition to the insufficient components, another unexplained force affecting the resultant action.,!¡¡¡¡With Marius' money, Thenardier set up as a slave-dealer.,¡¡¡¡By the time they reached Bogucharovo, Dessalles and the little prince had already left for Moscow.,¡¡¡¡Napoleon rode on, dreaming of the Moscow that so appealed to his imagination, and "the bird restored to its native fields" galloped to our outposts, inventing on the way all that had not taken place but that he meant to relate to his comrades. What had really taken place he did not wish to relate because it seemed to him not worth telling. He found the Cossacks, inquired for the regiment operating with Platov's detachment and by evening found his master, Nicholas Rostov, quartered at Yankovo. Rostov was just mounting to go for a ride round the neighboring villages with Ilyin; he let Lavrushka have another horse and took him along with him.,...
¡°The Malfoys!¡± said Ron suddenly, so loudly that his voice echoed all around the cave, and Buckbeak tossed his head nervously. ¡°I bet it was Lucius Malfoy!¡± ,¡¡¡¡"You'll never get well like that," she would say, forgetting her grief in her vexation, "if you won't obey the doctor and take your medicine at the right time! You mustn't trifle with it, you know, or it may turn to pneumonia," she would go on, deriving much comfort from the utterance of that foreign word, incomprehensible to others as well as to herself.,; ,¡¡¡¡No one entered; the door did not open.;¡¡¡¡"Yes, in these days it would be hard to live without faith..." remarked Princess Mary.,¡¡¡¡The theatres open their doors and present vaudevilles; the curious laugh and chat a couple of paces distant from these streets filled with war.;!¡¡¡¡At the corner of the Rue Clocheperce, a gust of wind tore it from him, and as night was falling, the child was not able to find it again....
!¡¡¡¡"Father, why do you eat horrible bread like that?",BOOK NINE: 1812... ... ,¡¡¡¡Before sunrise he was awakened by shouts and loud and rapid firing. French soldiers were running past him.!¡¡¡¡"But you'll be late for dinner.";