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ĦĦĦĦ"When did my father and sister leave?" meaning when did they leave for Moscow..ĦĦĦĦWas Paris very large? Was Madame Thenardier very far away?,ĦĦĦĦAt first he spoke with the amused and mild irony now customary with him toward everybody and especially toward himself, but when he came to describe the horrors and sufferings he had witnessed he was unconsciously carried away and began speaking with the suppressed emotion of a man re-experiencing in recollection strong impressions he has lived through.,;ĦĦĦĦThings of this nature were said:--!;ĦĦĦĦIn spite of the many pills she swallowed and the drops and powders out of the little bottles and boxes of which Madame Schoss who was fond of such things made a large collection, and in spite of being deprived of the country life to which she was accustomed, youth prevailed. Natasha's grief began to be overlaid by the impressions of daily life, it ceased to press so painfully on her heart, it gradually faded into the past, and she began to recover physically. ;ĦĦĦĦAt the beginning of July more and more disquieting reports about the war began to spread in Moscow; people spoke of an appeal by the Emperor to the people, and of his coming himself from the army to Moscow. And as up to the eleventh of July no manifesto or appeal had been received, exaggerated reports became current about them and about the position of Russia. It was said that the Emperor was leaving the army because it was in danger, it was said that Smolensk had surrendered, that Napoleon had an army of a million and only a miracle could save Russia.;
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CHAPTER VII ,ĦĦĦĦIt seemed as though words failed that creature formerly so heedless and so bold.,ĦĦĦĦ Only the expression of the will of the Deity, not dependent on time, can relate to a whole series of events occurring over a period of years or centuries, and only the Deity, independent of everything, can by His sole will determine the direction of humanity's movement; but man acts in time and himself takes part in what occurs.,ĦĦĦĦJean Valjean often said afterwards, that, although many funereal spectres had crossed his path in life, he had never beheld anything more blood-curdling and terrible than that enigmatical form accomplishing some inexplicable mystery in that gloomy place, and beheld thus at night.,ĦĦĦĦ"What are you writing, Mary?" Nicholas asked.,,MANAGER,logic and rhetoric able to contend. AbeuntstucSa in mores. Nay, there is no stond ... Find out more.
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ĦĦĦĦAnd yet, when I saw them taking aim at you, I put my hand on the muzzle of the gun.,19 EXT -- SHAWSHANK PRISON -- NIGHT (1947) 19.ĦĦĦĦIn this contradiction lies the problem of free will, which from most ancient times has occupied the best human minds and from most ancient times has been presented in its whole tremendous significance.,ĦĦĦĦ"Where is she?" asked Bolkonski. "Excuse me!" he added, turning to the baron, "we will finish this conversation elsewhere- at a ball one must dance." He stepped forward in the direction Pierre indicated. The despairing, dejected expression of Natasha's face caught his eye. He recognized her, guessed her feelings, saw that it was her debut, remembered her conversation at the window, and with an expression of pleasure on his face approached Countess Rostova....ĦĦĦĦ"Quite different and yet the same," thought Nicholas, looking at her face all lit up by the moonlight. He slipped his arms under the cloak that covered her head, embraced her, pressed her to him, and kissed her on the lips that wore a mustache and had a smell of burnt cork. Sonya kissed him full on the lips, and disengaging her little hands pressed them to his cheeks.!ĦĦĦĦHe said to the lad:--;Find out more.
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man will reserve to himself liberty either to disavow, or to expound. In choice of !ĦĦĦĦ"Yes," she said, looking at his altered face after he had kissed her hand, "so this is how we meet again. He of spoke of you even at the very last," she went on, turning her eyes from Pierre to her companion with a shyness that surprised him for an instant.,ĦĦĦĦTwo barricades were now in process of construction at once, both of them resting on the Corinthe house and forming a right angle; the larger shut off the Rue de la Chanvrerie, the other closed the Rue Mondetour, on the side of the Rue de Cygne..ĦĦĦĦ"Let's have an end of this!" shouted Javert, in a fury; "I am not here to listen to argument.;ĦĦĦĦA few intimate friends were dining with the Rostovs that day, as usual on Sundays.,She, Ron, and Harry went into the cabin; Fang launched himself upon Harry the moment he entered, barking madly and trying to lick his ears. Harry fended off Fang and looked around. ;
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ĦĦĦĦLove is an ardent forgetfulness of all the rest.,Ħ°Hear it?Ħħ said Myrtle. ,,otherwise of great virtue; as if nature were rather busy not to err, than in labour ;? Leo Tolstoy!...ĦĦĦĦNo one could be seen to speak in this throng, and yet there arose from it a dull, deep murmur..
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ĦĦĦĦ"Posterity will do him justice," he concluded, and at once turned to Pierre....Out in the dark corridor, Harry examined the Marauders Map to check that the coast was still clear. Yes, the dots belonging to Filch and his cat, Mrs. Norris, were safely in their officeĦnothing else seemed to be moving apart from Peeves, though he was bouncing around the trophy room on the floor above.ĦHarry had taken his first step back toward Gryffindor Tower when something else on the map caught his eyeĦsomething distinctly odd. !ĦĦĦĦFrom the time the first person said and proved that the number of births or of crimes is subject to mathematical laws, and that this or that mode of government is determined by certain geographical and economic conditions, and that certain relations of population to soil produce migrations of peoples, the foundations on which history had been built were destroyed in their essence.,...ĦĦĦĦ"No, my love; I am frightened myself," answered her mother. "Now go!";ĦĦĦĦThe permanent and the immutable are persistent.,ĦĦĦĦThey meet at Richefeu's. They are to be found there between twelve and one o'clock. Those ashes must be fanned into a glow....ĦĦĦĦ"Yes," returned Pierre with a smile, "and this young man now manages matters so that where there is a wealthy heiress there he is too. I can read him like a book. At present he is hesitating whom to lay siege to- you or Mademoiselle Julie Karagina. He is very attentive to her."...ĦĦĦĦMarya Dmitrievna only shrugged her shoulders..ĦĦĦĦ"This is for yourself alone, I do not wish to dampen the enthusiasm. But this man was anything rather than a regicide.,ĦĦĦĦWriters of universal history who deal with all the nations seem to recognize how erroneous is the specialist historians' view of the force which produces events. They do not recognize it as a power inherent in heroes and rulers, but as the resultant of a multiplicity of variously directed forces. In describing a war or the subjugation of a people, a general historian looks for the cause of the event not in the power of one man, but in the interaction of many persons connected with the event.;
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ĦĦĦĦThis caused the horrible journey to last three or four days longer; but torture may surely be prolonged with the object of sparing the royal personage a sight of it.,,LastIndexNext...BOOK SEVENTH.--THE CHAMPMATHIEU AFFAIR,ĦĦĦĦ"There, my dear princess, I've brought you my songstress," said the count, bowing and looking round uneasily as if afraid the old prince might appear. "I am so glad you should get to know one another... very sorry the prince is still ailing," and after a few more commonplace remarks he rose. "If you'll allow me to leave my Natasha in your hands for a quarter of an hour, Princess, I'll drive round to see Anna Semenovna, it's quite near in the Dogs' Square, and then I'll come back for her.",ĦĦĦĦThe Emperor, with the agitation of one who has been personally affronted, was finishing with these words:,ĦĦĦĦThe retreat from Malo-Yaroslavets when he had a free road into a well-supplied district and the parallel road was open to him along which Kutuzov afterwards pursued him- this unnecessary retreat along a devastated road- is explained to us as being due to profound considerations. Similarly profound considerations are given for his retreat from Smolensk to Orsha. Then his heroism at Krasnoe is described, where he is reported to have been prepared to accept battle and take personal command, and to have walked about with a birch stick and said:,ĦĦĦĦIn the meanwhile, love and suffer, hope and contemplate.,ĦĦĦĦ"Yes, yes," said she, "but you have no reason to regret the past, Count. As I understand your present life, I think you will always recall it with satisfaction, because the self-sacrifice that fills it now...",ĦĦĦĦ"Oh, Monsieur! he must rest for two days at least.";