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1  Nevertheless, Aramis was in a good situation, and able to defend himself.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 5 THE KING'S MUSKETEERS AND THE CARDINAL'S GUARDS
2  Our best-born and richest gentlemen sometimes solicit it without being able to obtain it.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 3 THE AUDIENCE
3  Porthos succeeded him; and thanks to one of those disappearances to which he was accustomed, he was able to provide for the wants of all for a fortnight.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 8 CONCERNING A COURT INTRIGUE
4  de Treville, on leaving the residence of the LIEUTENANT-CRIMINEL and the governor of Fort l'Eveque without being able to find Athos, arrived at the palace.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 15 MEN OF THE ROBE AND MEN OF THE SWORD
5  But you are able to have me arrested, you are able to have me tortured, you are able to have me hanged; you are the master, and I could not have the least word to say.
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Get Context   In 14 THE MAN OF MEUNG
6  Therefore Mousqueton alone fell from his horse, not because he was severely wounded, but not being able to see the wound, he judged it to be more serious than it really was.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 20 THE JOURNEY
7  As for Aramis, of whom we believe we have sufficiently explained the character--a character which, like that of his companions, we shall be able to follow in its development--his lackey was called Bazin.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 7 THE INTERIOR* OF THE MUSKETEERS
8  de Treville saw the queen almost daily, he might be able to draw from her Majesty some intelligence of the poor young woman, whom they were doubtless making pay very dearly for her devotedness to her mistress.
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Get Context   In 25 PORTHOS
9  He flattered himself he should be able to frighten Porthos with the adventure of the baldric, which he might, if not killed upon the spot, relate to everybody a recital which, well managed, would cover Porthos with ridicule.
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Get Context   In 5 THE KING'S MUSKETEERS AND THE CARDINAL'S GUARDS
10  This was a great matter in the way of honor, but very little in the way of wealth; so that when the illustrious companion of the great Henry died, the only inheritance he was able to leave his son was his sword and his motto.
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Get Context   In 2 THE ANTECHAMBER OF M. DE TREVILLE
11  Now, if Aramis had been at home when Planchet came to his abode, he had doubtless hastened to the Rue des Fossoyeurs, and finding nobody there but his other two companions perhaps, they would not be able to conceive what all this meant.
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Get Context   In 11 IN WHICH THE PLOT THICKENS
12  It goes without saying that when he saw a Huguenot coming, he felt himself filled with such ardent Catholic zeal that he could not understand how, a quarter of an hour before, he had been able to have any doubts upon the superiority of our holy religion.
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Get Context   In 25 PORTHOS
13  I asked to be excused in case I should not be able to discharge my debt to all three; for Monsieur Athos has the right to kill me first, which must much diminish the face-value of your bill, Monsieur Porthos, and render yours almost null, Monsieur Aramis.
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Get Context   In 5 THE KING'S MUSKETEERS AND THE CARDINAL'S GUARDS
14  And this feeling had been more painfully perceived by young d'Artagnan--for so was the Don Quixote of this second Rosinante named--from his not being able to conceal from himself the ridiculous appearance that such a steed gave him, good horseman as he was.
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Get Context   In 1 THE THREE PRESENTS OF D'ARTAGNAN THE ELDER
15  Guemene was reading aloud, and everybody was listening to her with attention with the exception of the queen, who had, on the contrary, desired this reading in order that she might be able, while feigning to listen, to pursue the thread of her own thoughts.
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Get Context   In 16 IN WHICH M. SEGUIER, KEEPER OF THE SEALS, LOOKS MORE THAN ONCE FOR THE BELL
16  Mousqueton's horse which had traveled for five or six hours without a rider the day before, might have been able to pursue the journey; but by an inconceivable error the veterinary surgeon, who had been sent for, as it appeared, to bleed one of the host's horses, had bled Mousqueton's.
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Get Context   In 20 THE JOURNEY
17  As to the astute Aramis, he did not entertain much dread of him; and supposing he should be able to get so far, he determined to dispatch him in good style or at least, by hitting him in the face, as Caesar recommended his soldiers do to those of Pompey, to damage forever the beauty of which he was so proud.
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Get Context   In 5 THE KING'S MUSKETEERS AND THE CARDINAL'S GUARDS
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