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1  Peeping over the hedge, he saw the queen of his affections picking flowers in her garden.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWELVE
2  The hard, bitter feeling was getting pretty bad, when the maid brought in a box of flowers.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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3  Her face is right opposite, and it looks so sweet behind the flowers, I can't help watching it.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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4  She told that fib about her momma, as if she did know, and colored up when the flowers came quite prettily.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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5  He brought the flowers himself, and I should have asked him in, if I had been sure what was going on upstairs.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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6  I beg your pardon for being so rude, but sometimes you forget to put down the curtain at the window where the flowers are.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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7  "The note is from Mother, and the flowers from Laurie," said Meg simply, yet much gratified that he had not forgotten her.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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8  Let your flowers hang, don't be so careful of them, and be sure you don't trip, returned Sallie, trying not to care that Meg was prettier than herself.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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9  This year it was to be a plantation of sun flowers, the seeds of which cheerful land aspiring plant were to feed Aunt Cockle-top and her family of chicks.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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10  On one side was an old, brown house, looking rather bare and shabby, robbed of the vines that in summer covered its walls and the flowers, which then surrounded it.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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11  Beth had old-fashioned fragrant flowers in her garden, sweet peas and mignonette, larkspur, pinks, pansies, and southernwood, with chickweed for the birds and catnip for the pussies.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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12  There was ice cream, actually two dishes of it, pink and white, and cake and fruit and distracting French bonbons and, in the middle of the table, four great bouquets of hot house flowers.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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13  "There is a lovely old-fashioned pearl set in the treasure chest, but Mother said real flowers were the prettiest ornament for a young girl, and Laurie promised to send me all I want," replied Meg.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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14  "Little Raphael," as her sisters called her, had a decided talent for drawing, and was never so happy as when copying flowers, designing fairies, or illustrating stories with queer specimens of art.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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15  "That looks too pretty to eat," he said, smiling with pleasure, as Jo uncovered the dish, and showed the blanc mange, surrounded by a garland of green leaves, and the scarlet flowers of Amy's pet geranium.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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16  On the table she laid her little testament and hymnbook, kept a vase always full of the best flowers Laurie brought her, and came every day to 'sit alone' thinking good thoughts, and praying the dear God to preserve her sister.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER NINETEEN
17  It seemed quite fairylike to Jo, as she went up and down the walks, enjoying the blooming walls on either side, the soft light, the damp sweet air, and the wonderful vines and trees that hung about her, while her new friend cut the finest flowers till his hands were full.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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18  Out in the garden stood a stately snow maiden, crowned with holly, bearing a basket of fruit and flowers in one hand, a great roll of music in the other, a perfect rainbow of an Afghan round her chilly shoulders, and a Christmas carol issuing from her lips on a pink paper streamer.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-TWO
19  There were no marble-topped tables, long mirrors, or lace curtains in the little parlor, but simple furniture, plenty of books, a fine picture or two, a stand of flowers in the bay window, and, scattered all about, the pretty gifts which came from friendly hands and were the fairer for the loving messages they brought.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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20  Here Meg meant to have a fountain, shrubbery, and a profusion of lovely flowers, though just at present the fountain was represented by a weather-beaten urn, very like a dilapidated slopbowl, the shrubbery consisted of several young larches, undecided whether to live or die, and the profusion of flowers was merely hinted by regiments of sticks to show where seeds were planted.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-FOUR