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1  Young as I was, I believe that I dated a new admiration of Joe from that night.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter VII
2  I was very hot indeed upon Old Orlick's daring to admire her; as hot as if it were an outrage on myself.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XVII
3  Abroad," said Miss Havisham; "educating for a lady; far out of reach; prettier than ever; admired by all who see her.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XV
4  Once more, he took me by both hands and surveyed me with an air of admiring proprietorship: smoking with great complacency all the while.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XL
5  But there was a calm, a rest, a virtuous hush, consequent on these examinations of our affairs that gave me, for the time, an admirable opinion of myself.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXXIV
6  Miss Havisham gives you to him, as the greatest slight and injury that could be done to the many far better men who admire you, and to the few who truly love you.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLIV
7  It was a desperate case, and it was comparatively early days with him then, and he worked it to general admiration; in fact, it may almost be said to have made him.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLVIII
8  Startop had been spoilt by a weak mother and kept at home when he ought to have been at school, but he was devotedly attached to her, and admired her beyond measure.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXV
9  She made use of me to tease other admirers, and she turned the very familiarity between herself and me to the account of putting a constant slight on my devotion to her.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXXVIII
10  But she was so much changed, was so much more beautiful, so much more womanly, in all things winning admiration, had made such wonderful advance, that I seemed to have made none.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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11  On Wemmick's return from working these mechanical appliances, I expressed the great admiration with which I regarded them, and he said, "Well, you know, they're both pleasant and useful to the Aged."
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXXVII
12  Sending her out to attract and torment and do mischief, Miss Havisham sent her with the malicious assurance that she was beyond the reach of all admirers, and that all who staked upon that cast were secured to lose.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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13  I was looking at her with pleasure and admiration, when suddenly the growl swelled into a roar again, and a frightful bumping noise was heard above, as if a giant with a wooden leg were trying to bore it through the ceiling to come at us.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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14  Also, they stood about the door of the Jolly Bargemen, with knowing and reserved looks that filled the whole neighborhood with admiration; and they had a mysterious manner of taking their drink, that was almost as good as taking the culprit.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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15  The imaginary student pursued by the misshapen creature he had impiously made, was not more wretched than I, pursued by the creature who had made me, and recoiling from him with a stronger repulsion, the more he admired me and the fonder he was of me.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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16  The neighborhood, however, highly approved of these arrangements, and we were much admired as we went through the village; the more youthful and vigorous part of the community making dashes now and then to cut us off, and lying in wait to intercept us at points of vantage.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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17  Through his way of saying this, and much more to similar purpose, he placed himself on confidential terms with me in an admirable manner; and I may state at once that he was always so zealous and honorable in fulfilling his compact with me, that he made me zealous and honorable in fulfilling mine with him.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXIV
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