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1  I do not like to see folks accused unjustly.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 9: CHAPTER IV—A BOTTLE OF INK WHICH ONLY SUCCEEDED IN ...
2  Revolutionists are accused of sowing fear abroad.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo
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3  Father, I accuse myself of having been avaricious.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo
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4  Father, I accuse myself of having been an adulteress.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo
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5  She alone could accuse her lover, and destroy him by her confession.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
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6  He reached the accused through all the concessions made by his lawyer.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
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7  This point had been conceded to the accusation and could no longer be disputed.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
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8  He who has not been a stubborn accuser in prosperity should hold his peace in the face of ruin.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
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9  You came to accuse that man, you have only justified him; you wanted to ruin him, you have only succeeded in glorifying him.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo
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10  Then turning to the accused, he enjoined him to listen to what he was about to say, and added: "You are in a position where reflection is necessary."
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
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11  While the district-attorney was speaking, the accused listened to him open-mouthed, with a sort of amazement in which some admiration was assuredly blended.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
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12  He reminded "the gentlemen of the jury" that "the sieur Baloup, formerly a master-wheelwright, with whom the accused stated that he had served, had been summoned in vain."
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
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13  Without her knowing why herself, and without his having any cause to accuse her of it, her soul had become so wholly her husband's that that which was shrouded in gloom in Marius' mind became overcast in hers.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo
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14  Madame Thenardier being dead, Boulatruelle being eliminated from the case, Claquesous having disappeared, the principal persons accused having escaped from prison, the trial connected with the ambush in the Gorbeau house had come to nothing.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo
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15  Less than an hour after this, the verdict of the jury freed the said Champmathieu from all accusations; and Champmathieu, being at once released, went off in a state of stupefaction, thinking that all men were fools, and comprehending nothing of this vision.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER XI—CHAMPMATHIEU MORE AND MORE ASTONISHED
16  An admission upon this last point would certainly have been better, and would have won for him the indulgence of his judges; the counsel had advised him to do this; but the accused had obstinately refused, thinking, no doubt, that he would save everything by admitting nothing.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
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17  From time to time, at those "energetic" moments of the prosecutor's speech, when eloquence which cannot contain itself overflows in a flood of withering epithets and envelops the accused like a storm, he moved his head slowly from right to left and from left to right in the sort of mute and melancholy protest with which he had contented himself since the beginning of the argument.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo
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