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1  In spirit, I believe we must have met.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVII
2  I wished I had kept my candle burning: the night was drearily dark; my spirits were depressed.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XV
3  I seemed to penetrate very near a Mighty Spirit; and my soul rushed out in gratitude at His feet.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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4  It was mournful, indeed, to witness the subjugation of that vigorous spirit to a corporeal infirmity.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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5  If Saul could have had you for his David, the evil spirit would have been exorcised without the aid of the harp.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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6  Mrs. Reed soon rallied her spirits: she shook me most soundly, she boxed both my ears, and then left me without a word.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
7  Meantime, watch and pray that you enter not into temptation: the spirit, I trust, is willing, but the flesh, I see, is weak.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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8  No doubt he had invoked the help of the Holy Spirit to subdue the anger I had roused in him, and now believed he had forgiven me once more.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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9  I was a precocious actress in her eyes; she sincerely looked on me as a compound of virulent passions, mean spirit, and dangerous duplicity.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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10  There is something brave in your spirit, as well as penetrating in your eye; but allow me to assure you that you partially misinterpret my emotions.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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11  If he was absent from the room an hour, a perceptible dulness seemed to steal over the spirits of his guests; and his re-entrance was sure to give a fresh impulse to the vivacity of conversation.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
12  How I looked while these ideas were taking my spirit by storm, I cannot tell; but I perceived soon that Mr. Rivers had placed a chair behind me, and was gently attempting to make me sit down on it.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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13  One unexpected sentence came from her lips after another, till I got involved in a web of mystification; and wondered what unseen spirit had been sitting for weeks by my heart watching its workings and taking record of every pulse.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX
14  She boasted of beautiful paintings of landscapes and flowers by them executed; of songs they could sing and pieces they could play, of purses they could net, of French books they could translate; till my spirit was moved to emulation as I listened.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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15  The chamber looked such a bright little place to me as the sun shone in between the gay blue chintz window curtains, showing papered walls and a carpeted floor, so unlike the bare planks and stained plaster of Lowood, that my spirits rose at the view.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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16  Old Mr. Rochester and Mr. Rowland combined to bring Mr. Edward into what he considered a painful position, for the sake of making his fortune: what the precise nature of that position was I never clearly knew, but his spirit could not brook what he had to suffer in it.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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17  I think those day visions were not dark: there was a pleasurable illumination in your eye occasionally, a soft excitement in your aspect, which told of no bitter, bilious, hypochondriac brooding: your look revealed rather the sweet musings of youth when its spirit follows on willing wings the flight of Hope up and on to an ideal heaven.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVII
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