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1  He drew the sled up to the Varnum gate and rested it against the fence.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton
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2  Ned Hale and Ruth Varnum came just as near running into the big elm at the bottom.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton
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3  Again the outline hastily disunited and the Varnum gate slammed on one half while the other hurried on ahead of him.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton
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4  He walked on to the church corner and entered the shade of the Varnum spruces, where he had stood with her the night before.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton
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5  Opposite the Varnum gate, where the road fell away toward the Corbury valley, the church reared its slim white steeple and narrow peristyle.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton
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6  Old Mrs. Varnum, by this time, had gone up to bed, and her daughter and I were sitting alone, after supper, in the austere seclusion of the horse-hair parlour.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton
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7  Young Ethan Frome walked at a quick pace along the deserted street, past the bank and Michael Eady's new brick store and Lawyer Varnum's house with the two black Norway spruces at the gate.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton
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8  They had reached the crest of the Corbury road, and between the indistinct white glimmer of the church and the black curtain of the Varnum spruces the slope stretched away below them without a sled on its length.
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9  The pitch of the Corbury road, below lawyer Varnum's spruces, was the favourite coasting-ground of Starkfield, and on clear evenings the church corner rang till late with the shouts of the coasters; but to-night not a sled darkened the whiteness of the long declivity.
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10  Great was her amazement, and that of old Mrs. Varnum, on learning that Ethan Frome's old horse had carried me to and from Corbury Junction through the worst blizzard of the winter; greater still their surprise when they heard that his master had taken me in for the night.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton
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