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1  It falls as naturally, as necessarily to her," said he, "as Agatha does to one or other of my sisters.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
2  He was, in fact, the most agreeable young man the sisters had ever known, and they were equally delighted with him.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
3  I could wish my father were more sensible of their very great attention to my mother and sisters while he was away.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI
4  We are sometimes a little in want of animation among ourselves: my sisters seem out of spirits, and Tom is certainly not at his ease.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI
5  On pursuing the subject, he found that, dear as all these brothers and sisters generally were, there was one among them who ran more in her thoughts than the rest.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER II
6  She made me almost laugh; but I cannot rate so very highly the love or good-nature of a brother who will not give himself the trouble of writing anything worth reading to his sisters, when they are separated.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
7  His sisters, to whom he had an opportunity of speaking the next morning, were quite as impatient of his advice, quite as unyielding to his representation, quite as determined in the cause of pleasure, as Tom.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIII
8  I dare say she would, but she has no influence with either Tom or my sisters that could be of any use; and if I cannot convince them myself, I shall let things take their course, without attempting it through her.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
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9  Wednesday was fine, and soon after breakfast the barouche arrived, Mr. Crawford driving his sisters; and as everybody was ready, there was nothing to be done but for Mrs. Grant to alight and the others to take their places.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
10  She had two sisters to be benefited by her elevation; and such of their acquaintance as thought Miss Ward and Miss Frances quite as handsome as Miss Maria, did not scruple to predict their marrying with almost equal advantage.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER I
11  Since rivalry between the sisters had ceased, they had been gradually recovering much of their former good understanding; and were at least sufficiently friends to make each of them exceedingly glad to be with the other at such a time.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI
12  With no material fault of temper, or difference of opinion, to prevent their being very good friends while their interests were the same, the sisters, under such a trial as this, had not affection or principle enough to make them merciful or just, to give them honour or compassion.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
13  The sisters, handsome, clever, and encouraging, were an amusement to his sated mind; and finding nothing in Norfolk to equal the social pleasures of Mansfield, he gladly returned to it at the time appointed, and was welcomed thither quite as gladly by those whom he came to trifle with further.
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14  There could be no harm in what had been done in so many respectable families, and by so many women of the first consideration; and it must be scrupulousness run mad that could see anything to censure in a plan like theirs, comprehending only brothers and sisters and intimate friends, and which would never be heard of beyond themselves.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
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15  The two sisters were so kind to her, and so pleasant, that Fanny might have enjoyed her visit could she have believed herself not in the way, and could she have foreseen that the weather would certainly clear at the end of the hour, and save her from the shame of having Dr. Grant's carriage and horses out to take her home, with which she was threatened.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
16  She could not compliment the newly arrived gentleman, however, with any appearance of interest, in a scheme for extending his stay at Mansfield, and sending for his hunters from Norfolk, which, suggested by Dr. Grant, advised by Edmund, and warmly urged by the two sisters, was soon in possession of his mind, and which he seemed to want to be encouraged even by her to resolve on.
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17  Her elder cousins mortified her by reflections on her size, and abashed her by noticing her shyness: Miss Lee wondered at her ignorance, and the maid-servants sneered at her clothes; and when to these sorrows was added the idea of the brothers and sisters among whom she had always been important as playfellow, instructress, and nurse, the despondence that sunk her little heart was severe.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER II
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