DARK in Classic Quotes

Simple words can express big ideas - learn how great writers to make beautiful sentences with common words.
Quotes from The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
 Search Panel
Word:
You may input your word or phrase.
Author:
Book:
 
Stems:
If search object is a contraction or phrase, it'll be ignored.
Sort by:
Each search starts from the first page. Its result is limited to the first 20 sentences. If you upgrade to a VIP account, you will see up to 500 sentences for one search.
Common Search Words
 Current Search - Dark in The Secret Garden
1  I only drove over it in the dark.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
2  It was quite dark when she awakened again.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
3  She could see nothing, in fact, but a dense darkness on either side.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
4  His face was pitifully white and there were dark circles round his eyes.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
5  "I thought perhaps it always rained or looked dark in England," Mary said.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
6  When he stopped and spoke to her his dark eyes looked almost soft and kind.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
7  The corridor looked very long and dark, but she was too excited to mind that.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIII
8  There was one part of the wall where the creeping dark green leaves were more bushy than elsewhere.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
9  Howsoever carefully she looked she could see nothing but thickly growing, glossy, dark green leaves.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
10  Mary asked no more questions but waited in the darkness of her corner, keeping her eyes on the window.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
11  I think the ground is full of daffodils and snowdrops and lilies and iris working their way out of the dark.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
12  On and on they drove through the darkness, and though the rain stopped, the wind rushed by and whistled and made strange sounds.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
13  Sometimes they were pictures of dark, curious landscapes, but oftenest they were portraits of men and women in queer, grand costumes made of satin and velvet.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI
14  When he traveled about, darkness so brooded over him that the sight of him was a wrong done to other people because it was as if he poisoned the air about him with gloom.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVII
15  Such nice clear places were made round them that they had all the breathing space they wanted, and really, if Mistress Mary had known it, they began to cheer up under the dark earth and work tremendously.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
16  The carriage lamps shed a yellow light on a rough-looking road which seemed to be cut through bushes and low-growing things which ended in the great expanse of dark apparently spread out before and around them.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
17  And though the robin did not answer, because his beak was occupied, Mary knew that when he flew away with his twig to his own corner of the garden the darkness of his dew-bright eye meant that he would not tell their secret for the world.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XV
18  "No, I will not have the nurse," so magnificently that Mary could not help remembering how the young native Prince had looked with his diamonds and emeralds and pearls stuck all over him and the great rubies on the small dark hand he had waved to command his servants to approach with salaams and receive his orders.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX
19  Mary told him her story about the midnight wuthering of the wind which had wakened her and about the faint far-off sounds of the complaining voice which had led her down the dark corridors with her candle and had ended with her opening of the door of the dimly lighted room with the carven four-posted bed in the corner.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER XV
20  She never remembered seeing familiarly anything but the dark faces of her Ayah and the other native servants, and as they always obeyed her and gave her her own way in everything, because the Mem Sahib would be angry if she was disturbed by her crying, by the time she was six years old she was as tyrannical and selfish a little pig as ever lived.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett
Get Context   In CHAPTER I
Your search result possibly is over 20 sentences. If you upgrade to a VIP account, you will see up to 500 sentences for one search.