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1  Lily put down the tea-caddy with an abrupt gesture.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 10
2  Trenor paused abruptly, and his eyes fixed themselves on hers with a look which made her change colour.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 8
3  As she reached Fiftieth Street the clouds broke abruptly, and a rush of cold rain slanted into her face.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 2: Chapter 11
4  She had reached a point where abrupt retrenchment was necessary, and the only cheap life was a dull life.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 7
5  She paused with a slight falter of embarrassment, and Trenor, turning abruptly, fixed on her a look of growing intelligence.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 7
6  Mrs. Peniston, on whom she had looked in a day or two after the dinner, laid down her crochet-work and turned abruptly from her oblique survey of Fifth Avenue.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 11
7  She received this abrupt declaration in a way even stranger than the manner of its making: she dropped her face on her hands and he saw that for a moment she wept.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 6
8  Again she was disconcerted by the abrupt change in his tone, and as in one flash she saw the peril of the moment, and the need of keeping her sense of it out of her eyes.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 2: Chapter 2
9  She dropped the MENU abruptly, with a quick heightening of colour, and Gerty, following her glance, was aware of the advance, from an inner room, of a party headed by Mrs. Trenor and Carry Fisher.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 2: Chapter 4
10  Mrs. Peniston rose abruptly, and, advancing to the ormolu clock surmounted by a helmeted Minerva, which throned on the chimney-piece between two malachite vases, passed her lace handkerchief between the helmet and its visor.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 9