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!,? Leo Tolstoy,, .¡¡¡¡As it often happens, nature seemed to have fallen into accord with what men were about to do.,Need More Free Ebooks, Pls Go To,¡¡¡¡But the father, the realities, that lair, the ruffians, that adventure, to what purpose?,? Leo Tolstoy;...
,CHAPTER VI ,¡¡¡¡Bossuet had the comprehensive glance of a fasting Hannibal.,¡¡¡¡It was unmistakably the ex-beadle.,,¡¡¡¡They loaded the guns and carbines, all together, without haste, with solemn gravity.,LastIndexNext,;
;¡¡¡¡Gavroche did not see them again. Ten or twelve weeks had elapsed since that night.;BOOK EIGHTH.--A COUNTER-BLOW,¡¡¡¡Only once did Cosette make a mistake and alarm him.!¡¡¡¡Thus in the morning- especially if she had eaten anything rich the day before- she felt a need of being angry and would choose as the handiest pretext Belova's deafness.,¡¡¡¡"He was not always old. But this is what I'll do, Natasha, I'll have a talk with Boris. He need not come so often...."!¡¡¡¡"I imagine, sir," said he, mumbling with his toothless mouth, "that we have been summoned here not to discuss whether it's best for the empire at the present moment to adopt conscription or to call out the militia. We have been summoned to reply to the appeal with which our sovereign the Emperor has honored us. But to judge what is best- conscription or the militia- we can leave to the supreme authority....";¡¡¡¡I have not stolen; I picked up from the ground things that were lying there. You say, Jean Valjean, Jean Mathieu!...¡°Come on, all of you,¡± he said. He clicked his fingers, and the ends of the cords that bound Lupin flew to his hands. ¡°I'll drag the werewolf. Perhaps the Dementors will have a kiss for him too ¡ª¡± ...
¡®I was afraid of death,¡¯ said Nick softly. ¡®I chose to remain behind. I sometimes wonder whether I oughtn't to have ... well, that is neither here nor there ... in fact, I am neither here nor there ...¡¯ He gave a small sad chuckle. ¡®I know nothing of the secrets of death, Harry, for I chose my feeble imitation of life instead. I believe learned wizards study the matter in the Department of Mysteries¡ª¡¯.¡¡¡¡One cluster broke into a curiosity shop in the Rue des Vielles Haudriettes, and seized yataghans and Turkish arms.;, ,,¡¡¡¡Having put up at an inn they both went to sleep, and next morning his companion was found robbed and with his throat cut. A bloodstained knife was found under the old merchant's pillow. He was tried, knouted, and his nostrils having been torn off, "all in due form" as Karataev put it, he was sent to hard labor in Siberia.;
,¡¡¡¡ When an event is taking place people express their opinions and wishes about it, and as the event results from the collective activity of many people, some one of the opinions or wishes expressed is sure to be fulfilled if but approximately. When one of the opinions expressed is fulfilled, that opinion gets connected with the event as a command preceding it.!¡¡¡¡Jean Valjean recognized Javert perfectly.,? Victor Hugo....¡¡¡¡His daughters were seated on the floor near the fireplace, the elder engaged in dressing the younger's wounded hand.,It was outdoor detail, and May is one damn fine month to be workin';There ON be monks in Russia, for penance, that will sit a whole night in a vessel of water, till they be engaged with hard ice. Many examples may be put of the force of custom, both upon mind, and body. Therefore, since custom is the principal magistrate of man\'s life, let men by all means endeavour to obtain good .
¡¡¡¡LOUIS PHILIPPE,¡¡¡¡The English battalions, desperately assaulted, did not stir....,,¡°It is traditional,¡± said Professor McGonagall firmly. ¡°You are a Hogwarts champion, and you will do what is expected of you as a representative of the school. So make sure you get yourself a partner, Potter.¡± ,¡¡¡¡"Has my father returned yet?";
¡¡¡¡Love is the other.,¡¡¡¡The pistol missed fire.!¡¡¡¡Marius grasped both her arms at once.,¡¡¡¡"Well, if it's too long we'll take it up... we'll tack it up in one minute," said the resolute Dunyasha taking a needle that was stuck on the front of her little shawl and, still kneeling on the floor, set to work once more.;BOOK NINE: 1812.¡¡¡¡If I speak, it is because I have proofs.;¡¡¡¡It seemed to Daniel irksome and improper to be in a room at all, but to have anything to do with a young lady seemed to him impossible. He cast down his eyes and hurried out as if it were none of his business, careful as he went not to inflict any accidental injury on the young lady. ,,¡¡¡¡"I sent Uvarka at dawn to listen," his bass boomed out after a minute's pause. "He says she's moved them into the Otradnoe enclosure. They were howling there." (This meant that the she-wolf, about whom they both knew, had moved with her cubs to the Otradnoe copse, a small place a mile and a half from the house.)....
¡¡¡¡"To change the water in this glass. I am just finishing the design."...CHAPTER VII ,,,¡¡¡¡The well-being of man, that was what they wanted to extract from society.,¡¡¡¡The general in charge of the stores galloped after the carriage with a red and frightened face, whipping up his skinny horse. Several officers formed a group and some soldiers crowded round them. Their faces all looked excited and worried.,¡¡¡¡The second was straight, firm, slender..
,¡¡¡¡The Comte de Turenne showed him into a big reception room where many generals, gentlemen-in-waiting, and Polish magnates- several of whom Balashev had seen at the court of the Emperor of Russia- were waiting. Duroc said that Napoleon would receive the Russian general before going for his ride....¡¡¡¡We do not speak of the immense exile of Patmos who, on his part also, overwhelms the real world with a protest in the name of the ideal world, who makes of his vision an enormous satire and casts on Rome-Nineveh, on Rome-Babylon, on Rome-Sodom, the flaming reflection of the Apocalypse..¡¡¡¡Do not the very actions for which the historians praise Alexander I (the liberal attempts at the beginning of his reign, his struggle with Napoleon, the firmness he displayed in 1812 and the campaign of 1813) flow from the same sources- the circumstances of his birth, education, and life- that made his personality what it was and from which the actions for which they blame him (the Holy Alliance, the restoration of Poland, and the reaction of 1820 and later) also flowed?.¡¡¡¡Could it have been a goblin?";.
¡¡¡¡We shall get nabbed here.",coming up behind him and TRACKING AROUND to reveal -- Red.,¡¡¡¡Are you crazy!,¡¡¡¡"You know well that people refuse me.",¡¡¡¡"That's all the same," continued Dmitrievna. "If they hear of this, will they let it pass? He, your father, I know him... if he challenges him to a duel will that be all right? Eh?"... .
¡¡¡¡He was obliged to pause many times while dressing himself; merely putting his arms through his waistcoat made the perspiration trickle from his forehead.;¡¡¡¡The convent is a compression which, in order to triumph over the human heart, should last during the whole life.!¡¡¡¡Princess Mary looked at her companion without understanding what she was talking about.,,¡¡¡¡"Your Serene Highness!"!ANDY,¡¡¡¡Time was passing; he must act quickly.!
¡¡¡¡So long as Cosette had been small, Jean Valjean had been willing to talk to her of her mother; when she became a young girl, it was impossible for him to do so....,LastIndexNext.,,!
¡¡¡¡"No," replied Princess Mary.,LastIndexNext!!¡¡¡¡The 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: ,Let these licenced lenders be in number indefinite, but restrained to certain ,¡¡¡¡Some said:;¡¡¡¡"Natasha, he is no more, no more!",¡¡¡¡A force composed of earth and heaven results from humanity and governs it; this force is a worker of miracles; marvellous issues are no more difficult to it than extraordinary vicissitudes.,¡¡¡¡That day the perspective of the human race underwent a change.,¡¡¡¡They rode through the village of Rykonty, past tethered French hussar horses, past sentinels and men who saluted their colonel and stared with curiosity at a Russian uniform, and came out at the other end of the village. The colonel said that the commander of the division was a mile and a quarter away and would receive Balashev and conduct him to his destination.;
BOOK FOURTEENTH.--THE GRANDEURS OF DESPAIR,¡¡¡¡After talking for some time with the esaul about next day's attack, which now, seeing how near they were to the French, he seemed to have definitely decided on, Denisov turned his horse and rode back.,¡¡¡¡"They may die tomorrow; why are they thinking of anything but death?" And by some latent sequence of thought the descent of the Mozhaysk hill, the carts with the wounded, the ringing bells, the slanting rays of the sun, and the songs of the cavalrymen vividly recurred to his mind.!¡¡¡¡"After all, you must understand that besides your pleasure there is such a thing as other people's happiness and peace, and that you are ruining a whole life for the sake of amusing yourself! Amuse yourself with women like my wife- with them you are within your rights, for they know what you want of them. They are armed against you by the same experience of debauchery; but to promise a maid to marry her... to deceive, to kidnap.... Don't you understand that it is as mean as beating an old man or a child?...";,Factious followers are worse to be liked, which follow not upon affection to him, ...¡¡¡¡For a long time that night Princess Mary sat by the open window of her room hearing the sound of the peasants' voices that reached her from the village, but it was not of them she was thinking. She felt that she could not understand them however much she might think about them. She thought only of one thing, her sorrow, which, after the break caused by cares for the present, seemed already to belong to the past. Now she could remember it and weep or pray.!¡¡¡¡All at once he shouted:--.
¡¡¡¡A nice young man like you must not be seen with a woman like me.".CHAPTER I ...¡¡¡¡"For God's sake, Sonya, don't tell anyone, don't torture me," Natasha entreated. "Remember no one ought to interfere in such matters! I have confided in you...."; ,¡¡¡¡The woman Magnon, who was mentioned a few pages further back, was the same one who had succeeded in making old Gillenormand support the two children which she had had., ,¡¡¡¡The Hanoverians lined this balustrade and fired from above..? Victor Hugo,;
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Red appears b.g., a distant figure walking out across the sand, wearing his cheap suit and carrying his cheap bag.,? Leo Tolstoy;¡¡¡¡"A whole year!" Natasha repeated suddenly, only now realizing that the marriage was to be postponed for a year. "But why a year? Why a year?...",¡¡¡¡It is youth demanding pity of the old man of ninety-one! You are entering into life, I am leaving it; you go to the play, to balls, to the cafe, to the billiard-hall; you have wit, you please the women, you are a handsome fellow; as for me, I spit on my brands in the heart of summer; you are rich with the only riches that are really such, I possess all the poverty of age; infirmity, isolation!!.¡¡¡¡Pierre gazed at the door through which she had disappeared and did not understand why he suddenly felt all alone in the world....¡¡¡¡He put in his pocket the pistols which Javert had given him at the time of the adventure on the 3d of February, and which had remained in his hands..¡¡¡¡"Ah! we have had a happy life together, this poor darling and I! What would there be left for us if we had not that?;
¡¡¡¡This ladder, and some large tools, veritable masses of iron, which were mingled with the old iron piled up behind the door, had not been in the Jondrette hovel in the morning, and had evidently been brought thither in the afternoon, during Marius' absence.!Certainly vainglory helpeth to perpetuate a man\'s memory; and virtue was never so beholding to human nature, as it received his due at the second hand. Neither had the fame of Cicero, Seneca, Plinius Secundus, borne her age so well, if it had not been joined with some vanity in themselves: like unto varnish, that makes sealings not only shine, but last But all this while, when I speak of vainglory, I mean not of that property, that Tacitus doth attribute to Mucianus; omnium, quae cHxerat jeceratque, arte quadam ostentator: for that proceeds not of vanity, but of natural magnanimity, and discretion: and in some persons is not only comely, but gracious. ,¡¡¡¡No curious observer passed that limit.;¡¡¡¡So it was at Krasnoe, where they expected to find one of the three French columns and stumbled instead on Napoleon himself with sixteen thousand men. Despite all Kutuzov's efforts to avoid that ruinous encounter and to preserve his troops, the massacre of the broken mob of French soldiers by worn-out Russians continued at Krasnoe for three days.,¡¡¡¡The Cossack raised his arm and a shot rang out. In an instant the tramp of horses galloping forward was heard, shouts came from various sides, and then more shots..¡¡¡¡This business ought to be concluded to-day. Courfeyrac, you will see the polytechnic students.!¡¡¡¡As soon as the sun appeared in a clear strip of sky beneath the clouds, the wind fell, as if it dared not spoil the beauty of the summer morning after the storm; drops still continued to fall, but vertically now, and all was still. The whole sun appeared on the horizon and disappeared behind a long narrow cloud that hung above it. A few minutes later it reappeared brighter still from behind the top of the cloud, tearing its edge. Everything grew bright and glittered. And with that light, and as if in reply to it, came the sound of guns ahead of them.,¡¡¡¡She is coming to take you back."...
Give him some'a your cigarettes instead, cheap bastard..¡¡¡¡Then turning to the accused, he enjoined him to listen to what he was about to say, and added:,¡¡¡¡"Bah!" the mother would reply, "he bothers me." And the neglected child continued to shriek in the dark.,? Leo Tolstoy,¡¡¡¡"You won't do it again, eh?" said one of the soldiers, winking and turning mockingly to Ramballe.,,too curious -- FBI, IRS, whatever -- that trail's gonna lead to somebody.,¡¡¡¡"No," said Pierre, with a laughing glance at his big, stout body. "I should make too good a target for the French, besides I am afraid I should hardly be able to climb onto a horse.".
¡¡¡¡If the purpose of dinner is to nourish the body, a man who eats two dinners at once may perhaps get more enjoyment but will not attain his purpose, for his stomach will not digest the two dinners.,¡¡¡¡The passers-by of forty years ago halted to gaze at it, without a suspicion of the secrets which it hid in its fresh and verdant depths.,¡¡¡¡The next morning, on waking, she thought of that strange young man, so long indifferent and icy, who now seemed to pay attention to her, and it did not appear to her that this attention was the least in the world agreeable to her. She was, on the contrary, somewhat incensed at this handsome and disdainful individual.,¡¡¡¡One of the men came out of the crowd and went up to Rostov..,¡¡¡¡brave as a grenadier, courageous as a thinker; uneasy only in the face of the chances of a European shaking up, and unfitted for great political adventures; always ready to risk his life, never his work; disguising his will in influence, in order that he might be obeyed as an intelligence rather than as a king; endowed with observation and not with divination; not very attentive to minds, but knowing men, that is to say requiring to see in order to judge; prompt and penetrating good sense, practical wisdom, easy speech, prodigious memory; drawing incessantly on this memory, his only point of resemblance with Caesar, Alexander, and Napoleon; knowing deeds, facts, details, dates, proper names, ignorant of tendencies, passions, the diverse geniuses of the crowd, the interior aspirations, the hidden and obscure uprisings of souls, in a word, all that can be designated as the invisible currents of consciences; accepted by the surface, but little in accord with France lower down; extricating himself by dint of tact; governing too much and not enough; his own first minister; excellent at creating out of the pettiness of realities an obstacle to the immensity of ideas; mingling a genuine creative faculty of civilization, of order and organization, an indescribable spirit of proceedings and chicanery, the founder and lawyer of a dynasty; having something of Charlemagne and something of an attorney; in short, a lofty and original figure, a prince who understood how to create authority in spite of the uneasiness of France, and power in spite of the jealousy of Europe.!
By "Eshu Space".,¡¡¡¡This man was the man.,LastIndexNext...¡¡¡¡There, at the angle of which we have spoken, it descended to such a degree that it consisted of merely a wall.,¡¡¡¡He came across doors, but they were closed. There were bars at all the windows of the ground floor.,¡¡¡¡"I am going to try something."...¡¡¡¡He was somewhat flushed with the wine and the drive. His eyes were rather moist and glittered more than usual, and as he sat in his saddle, wrapped up in his fur coat, he looked like a child taken out for an outing.;RED (V.O.)...¡¡¡¡"Well!" cried her father, "what are you about there?";
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¡¡¡¡Alpatych collected his parcels, handed them to the coachman who had come in, and settled up with the innkeeper. The noise of wheels, hoofs, and bells was heard from the gateway as a little trap passed out.,¡¡¡¡Pierre met the old count, who seemed nervous and upset. That morning Natasha had told him that she had rejected Bolkonski.,¡¡¡¡The moon, which had just risen behind her, cast Cosette's shadow in front of her upon this lawn, as she came out from the shrubbery.,¡¡¡¡One would have thought that under the almost incredibly wretched conditions the Russian soldiers were in at that time- lacking warm boots and sheepskin coats, without a roof over their heads, in the snow with eighteen degrees of frost, and without even full rations (the commissariat did not always keep up with the troops)- they would have presented a very sad and depressing spectacle.,CHAPTER V ,¡¡¡¡He was driving at random, straight ahead.,(beat),¡¡¡¡Why, I should have to have money, and I have none!,¡¡¡¡The small group that assembled before dinner in the lofty old-fashioned drawing room with its old furniture resembled the solemn gathering of a court of justice. All were silent or talked in low tones. Prince Nicholas came in serious and taciturn. Princess Mary seemed even quieter and more diffident than usual. The guests were reluctant to address her, feeling that she was in no mood for their conversation. Count Rostopchin alone kept the conversation going, now relating the latest town news, and now the latest political gossip....
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much, or more, than the hurt itself. And therefore, when men are ingenious in picking out circumstances of contempt, they do kindle their anger much. Lastly, opinion of the touch of a man\'s reputation doth multiply and sharpen anger. ,,¡¡¡¡On the third day after leaving Moscow Karataev again fell ill with the fever he had suffered from in the hospital in Moscow, and as he grew gradually weaker Pierre kept away from him. Pierre did not know why, but since Karataev had begun to grow weaker it had cost him an effort to go near him. When he did so and heard the subdued moaning with which Karataev generally lay down at the halting places, and when he smelled the odor emanating from him which was now stronger than before, Pierre moved farther away and did not think about him.,By "Eshu Space"....RED (V.O.);¡¡¡¡"Why, whatever is the matter, my dearest?",¡¡¡¡Some forty Uhlans were drowned in the river, though boats were sent to their assistance. The majority struggled back to the bank from which they had started. The colonel and some of his men got across and with difficulty clambered out on the further bank. And as soon as they had got out, in their soaked and streaming clothes, they shouted "Vivat!" and looked ecstatically at the spot where Napoleon had been but where he no longer was and at that moment considered themselves happy..
.¡¡¡¡Long live France!,¡¡¡¡He meditated of nothing else; he was confusedly conscious that his old coat was becoming an impossible coat, and that his new coat was growing old, that his shirts were wearing out, that his hat was wearing out, that his boots were giving out, and he said to himself:.¡¡¡¡To have one's ear pulled by the Emperor was considered the greatest honor and mark of favor at the French court.,¡¡¡¡"Leave it to me," said Princess Mary. "I know...",!walls performing all manner of public service. Cutting pulpwood,...
¡¡¡¡ All of us, whoever we may be, have our respirable beings.,,¡¡¡¡Anatole went into the back room..¡¡¡¡We managed to do very well with those glass goods.,Ray Milland starts SCREAMING. The entire audience SCREAMS with him, high-pitched and hysterical. Andy fidgets.,¡¡¡¡"Jean Valjean did not rob Madeleine, but he is a thief.,¡¡¡¡After that, when in discussions with his village elders or stewards the blood rushed to his face and his fists began to clench, Nicholas would turn the broken ring on his finger and would drop his eyes before the man who was making him angry. But he did forget himself once or twice within a twelvemonth, and then he would go and confess to his wife, and would again promise that this should really be the very last time..