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1  I want to show you that I am not afraid of a duel.
Notes from the Underground By Fyodor Dostoevsky
ContextHighlight   In PART 2: IV
2  I was fearfully afraid of being seen, of being met, of being recognised.
Notes from the Underground By Fyodor Dostoevsky
ContextHighlight   In PART 2: I
3  I was always conscious of that weak point of mine, and sometimes very much afraid of it.
Notes from the Underground By Fyodor Dostoevsky
ContextHighlight   In PART 2: VIII
4  Anyway, man has always been afraid of this mathematical certainty, and I am afraid of it now.
Notes from the Underground By Fyodor Dostoevsky
ContextHighlight   In PART 1: IX
5  You declare that you are afraid of nothing and at the same time try to ingratiate yourself in our good opinion.
Notes from the Underground By Fyodor Dostoevsky
ContextHighlight   In PART 1: XI
6  He was evidently uncomfortable at these reminiscences, and was, I fancy, always afraid that I might take up the same tone again.
Notes from the Underground By Fyodor Dostoevsky
ContextHighlight   In PART 2: II
7  Of course, I hated my fellow clerks one and all, and I despised them all, yet at the same time I was, as it were, afraid of them.
Notes from the Underground By Fyodor Dostoevsky
ContextHighlight   In PART 2: I
8  But there are other things which a man is afraid to tell even to himself, and every decent man has a number of such things stored away in his mind.
Notes from the Underground By Fyodor Dostoevsky
ContextHighlight   In PART 1: XI
9  By then he had taken to cutting me in the street, and I suspected that he was afraid of compromising himself by greeting a personage as insignificant as me.
Notes from the Underground By Fyodor Dostoevsky
ContextHighlight   In PART 2: III
10  And perhaps that is just why I am afraid of this edifice, that it is of crystal and can never be destroyed and that one cannot put one's tongue out at it even on the sly.
Notes from the Underground By Fyodor Dostoevsky
ContextHighlight   In PART 1: X
11  I was afraid not of his six foot, not of getting a sound thrashing and being thrown out of the window; I should have had physical courage enough, I assure you; but I had not the moral courage.
Notes from the Underground By Fyodor Dostoevsky
ContextHighlight   In PART 2: I
12  What I was afraid of was that everyone present, from the insolent marker down to the lowest little stinking, pimply clerk in a greasy collar, would jeer at me and fail to understand when I began to protest and to address them in literary language.
Notes from the Underground By Fyodor Dostoevsky
ContextHighlight   In PART 2: I
13  I told you just now that I was not ashamed of my poverty; so you may as well know that I am ashamed of it; I am more ashamed of it than of anything, more afraid of it than of being found out if I were a thief, because I am as vain as though I had been skinned and the very air blowing on me hurt.
Notes from the Underground By Fyodor Dostoevsky
ContextHighlight   In PART 2: IX