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1  Sister Simplice remained alone with them.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 8: CHAPTER II—FANTINE HAPPY
2  No one could have told Sister Simplice's age.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER I—SISTER SIMPLICE
3  Sister Simplice was white, with a waxen pallor.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
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4  I am going up to my room; go and find Sister Simplice for me.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 8: CHAPTER V—A SUITABLE TOMB
5  Before entering Fantine's room, he had Sister Simplice summoned.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
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6  Sister Simplice blushed faintly, for it was a lie that the maid had proposed to her.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER VI—SISTER SIMPLICE PUT TO THE PROOF
7  Each time that Sister Simplice asked her how she felt, she replied invariably, "Well."
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8  On entering the order of Saint Vincent de Paul, she had taken the name of Simplice by special choice.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
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9  Madeleine took Sister Simplice apart and recommended Fantine to her in a singular tone, which the sister recalled later on.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
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10  Sister Simplice, who had been watching with her, availed herself of this slumber to go and prepare a new potion of chinchona.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
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11  There was no one in the house but the two nuns, Sister Perpetue and Sister Simplice, who were watching beside the body of Fantine.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 8: CHAPTER V—A SUITABLE TOMB
12  This ideal was realized in the living person of Sister Simplice: she had never been young, and it seemed as though she would never grow old.
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13  Sister Simplice sent a serving-maid to inquire of the portress of the factory, whether the mayor had returned, and if he would not come to the infirmary soon.
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14  Sister Simplice, on her entrance into the order, had had two faults which she had gradually corrected: she had a taste for dainties, and she liked to receive letters.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
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15  The two nuns who performed the services of nurse in the infirmary, Lazariste ladies, like all sisters of charity, bore the names of Sister Perpetue and Sister Simplice.
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16  She lay down again, with the nun's assistance, helped the nun to arrange her pillow, and kissed the little silver cross which she wore on her neck, and which Sister Simplice had given her.
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17  Never to have lied, never to have said, for any interest whatever, even in indifference, any single thing which was not the truth, the sacred truth, was Sister Simplice's distinctive trait; it was the accent of her virtue.
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Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER I—SISTER SIMPLICE
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