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1  'We were very happy,' said my mother.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 1. I AM BORN
2  Happiness or misery was now the question.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 33. BLISSFUL
3  She was uncertain in her mind, and not happy.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 9. I HAVE A MEMORABLE BIRTHDAY
4  It was a happy circumstance for me that Traddles came back first.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 6. I ENLARGE MY CIRCLE OF ACQUAINTANCE
5  'I should make Miss Murdstone happy, if I was to,' said Peggotty.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 8. MY HOLIDAYS. ESPECIALLY ONE HAPPY AFTERNOON
6  I thanked him, and replied that I was sure I should be happy in such a delightful place.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 3. I HAVE A CHANGE
7  Well, ma'am,' resumed Mr. Chillip, as soon as he had courage, 'I am happy to congratulate you.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 1. I AM BORN
8  I was greatly touched, and disappointed too, for I had expected that we should be quite gay on this happy and long-looked-for occasion.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 12. LIKING LIFE ON MY OWN ACCOUNT NO BETTER, I ...
9  We were very happy; and that evening, as the last of its race, and destined evermore to close that volume of my life, will never pass out of my memory.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 8. MY HOLIDAYS. ESPECIALLY ONE HAPPY AFTERNOON
10  I then shook hands with Mr. Dick, who shook hands with me a great many times, and hailed this happy close of the proceedings with repeated bursts of laughter.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 14. MY AUNT MAKES UP HER MIND ABOUT ME
11  It touches me nearly now, although I tell it lightly, to recollect how eager I was to leave my happy home; to think how little I suspected what I did leave for ever.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 2. I OBSERVE
12  I took that occasion to put my arm round Em'ly's waist, and propose that as I was going away so very soon now, we should determine to be very affectionate to one another, and very happy, all day.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 10. I BECOME NEGLECTED, AND AM PROVIDED FOR
13  Here I lay down, near a cannon; and, happy in the society of the sentry's footsteps, though he knew no more of my being above him than the boys at Salem House had known of my lying by the wall, slept soundly until morning.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 13. THE SEQUEL OF MY RESOLUTION
14  But I could not help fancying, now, that it moaned of those who were gone; and instead of thinking that the sea might rise in the night and float the boat away, I thought of the sea that had risen, since I last heard those sounds, and drowned my happy home.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 10. I BECOME NEGLECTED, AND AM PROVIDED FOR
15  He solemnly conjured me, I remember, to take warning by his fate; and to observe that if a man had twenty pounds a-year for his income, and spent nineteen pounds nineteen shillings and sixpence, he would be happy, but that if he spent twenty pounds one he would be miserable.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 11. I BEGIN LIFE ON MY OWN ACCOUNT, AND DON'T ...
16  Daybreak had come, and the sun was rising, when she said to me, how kind and considerate Mr. Copperfield had always been to her, and how he had borne with her, and told her, when she doubted herself, that a loving heart was better and stronger than wisdom, and that he was a happy man in hers.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 9. I HAVE A MEMORABLE BIRTHDAY
17  When we passed through a village, I pictured to myself what the insides of the houses were like, and what the inhabitants were about; and when boys came running after us, and got up behind and swung there for a little way, I wondered whether their fathers were alive, and whether they Were happy at home.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 5. I AM SENT AWAY FROM HOME
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