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¡¡¡¡Some mountebanks from Paris had obtained permission of the mayor to erect their booths in the principal street of the village, and a band of itinerant merchants, under protection of the same tolerance, had constructed their stalls on the Church Square, and even extended them into Boulanger Alley, where, as the reader will perhaps remember, the Thenardiers' hostelry was situated. These people filled the inns and drinking-shops, and communicated to that tranquil little district a noisy and joyous life.;¡¡¡¡"I think no one has been more courted than she," she went on, "but till quite lately she never cared seriously for anyone. Now you know, Count," she said to Pierre, "even our dear cousin Boris, who, between ourselves, was very far gone in the land of tenderness..." (alluding to a map of love much in vogue at that time)....¡¡¡¡"I should like to know, did you love..." Pierre did not know how to refer to Anatole and flushed at the thought of him- "did you love that bad man?",¡¡¡¡He strikes a second blow.,¡¡¡¡"Why don't you enter the service, Uncle?",,LastIndexNext;¡¡¡¡If he could now but find that other man of whom he was in search, the man who had saved him, Marius, there would be nothing left for him to desire.;
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¡¡¡¡The soldiers, of whom there are the most, form the lower section of the cone and its base. The soldier himself does the stabbing, hacking, burning, and pillaging, and always receives orders for these actions from men above him; he himself never gives an order. The noncommissioned officers (of whom there are fewer) perform the action itself less frequently than the soldiers, but they already give commands. An officer still less often acts directly himself, but commands still more frequently. A general does nothing but command the troops, indicates the objective, and hardly ever uses a weapon himself. The commander in chief never takes direct part in the action itself, but only gives general orders concerning the movement of the mass of the troops. A similar relation of people to one another is seen in every combination of men for common activity- in agriculture, trade, and every administration.,.¡¡¡¡"That has nothing to do with the question!,;CHAPTER V , ,¡¡¡¡From broken remarks about Natasha and his father, from the emotion with which Pierre spoke of that dead father, and from the careful, reverent tenderness with which Natasha spoke of him, the boy, who was only just beginning to guess what love is, derived the notion that his father had loved Natasha and when dying had left her to his friend. But the father whom the boy did not remember appeared to him a divinity who could not be pictured, and of whom he never thought without a swelling heart and tears of sadness and rapture. So the boy also was happy that Pierre had arrived.,but there be secret and hidden virtues, that bring forth fortune; certain deliveries of a man\'s self, which have no name. The Spanish name, desemboltura, partly expresseth them: when there be not stonds, nor resdveness in a man\'s nature; ,¡¡¡¡That said, Gavroche took himself off, or, to describe it more exactly, fluttered away in the direction whence he had come with a flight like that of an escaped bird.... Find out more.
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;,,¡¡¡¡"Leave it to me," said Princess Mary. "I know...",,¡¡¡¡At the centre of this chord is the precise point where the final word of the battle was pronounced.,LastIndexNext,¡¡¡¡Montparnasse lowered his voice:--.
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¡¡¡¡The battery, which, if completed, would have been almost a redoubt, was ranged behind a very low garden wall, backed up with a coating of bags of sand and a large slope of earth.;¡¡¡¡Cosette fled, dragging her pail, and taking the longest strides of which she was capable.,¡¡¡¡Natasha blushed scarlet when she heard this.,CHAPTER I ,¡¡¡¡"The count's things? Bring them here," she said, pointing to the portmanteaus and not greeting anyone. "The young ladies'? There to the left. Now what are you dawdling for?" she cried to the maids. "Get the samovar ready!... You've grown plumper and prettier," she remarked, drawing Natasha (whose cheeks were glowing from the cold) to her by the hood. "Foo! You are cold! Now take off your things, quick!" she shouted to the count who was going to kiss her hand. "You're half frozen, I'm sure! Bring some rum for tea!... Bonjour, Sonya dear!" she added, turning to Sonya and indicating by this French greeting her slightly contemptuous though affectionate attitude toward her....For commonly such states are grown rich, in the time of their degenerating; and so ;¡¡¡¡These men do not ask each other whence they come..? Victor Hugo...
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¡¡¡¡The skilful in our century have conferred on themselves the title of Statesmen; so that this word, statesmen, has ended by becoming somewhat of a slang word.,,¡¡¡¡"Well, listen, Balaga! Drive all three to death but get me there in three hours. Eh?",.¡¡¡¡ A locomotive is moving. Someone asks: "What moves it?" A peasant says the devil moves it. Another man says the locomotive moves because its wheels go round. A third asserts that the cause of its movement lies in the smoke which the wind carries away.,¡¡¡¡M. Madeleine, Mayor of M. sur M.; then he ascended the stairs once more with great strides, made his way through the crowd, walked straight up to the usher, handed him the paper, and said in an authoritative manner:--,¡¡¡¡Breaths.;¡¡¡¡Sonya stared open-eyed at Natasha, unable to believe her ears..
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¡¡¡¡Social philosophy consists essentially in science and peace.;LastIndexNext,¡¡¡¡Did she mean to go out?;¡¡¡¡Next day after her talk with her mother Natasha expected Bolkonski all day, but he did not come. On the second and third day it was the same. Pierre did not come either and Natasha, not knowing that Prince Andrew had gone to see his father, could not explain his absence to herself.;¡¡¡¡THE LARK'S MEADOW ,¡¡¡¡"Sir?",¡¡¡¡IN WHICH LITTLE GAVROCHE EXTRACTS PROFIT FROM NAPOLEON THE GREAT.