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1  In their old age, to join again.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY-SIX
2  It's a fast age, and I don't know what we are coming to, ma'am.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-FOUR
3  Only a little, he's old for his age, and tall, and can be quite grown-up in his manners if he likes.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY
4  She took to writing sensation stories, for in those dark ages, even all-perfect America read rubbish.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-FOUR
5  Besides, the best have to get through the hobbledehoy age, and that's the very time they need most patience and kindness.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY-SEVEN
6  I can't ask it of you at your age, began Laurie, who was grateful for the sacrifice, but much preferred to go alone, if he went at all.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-FIVE
7  If I wasn't too old for such things, I'd rather like to play it over again, said Amy, who began to talk of renouncing childish things at the mature age of twelve.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER ONE
8  "That is the prettiest wedding I've been to for an age, Ned, and I don't see why, for there wasn't a bit of style about it," observed Mrs. Moffat to her husband, as they drove away.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-FIVE
9  Daisy and Demi had now arrived at years of discretion, for in this fast age babies of three or four assert their rights, and get them, too, which is more than many of their elders do.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY-FIVE
10  Gentlemen, which means boys, be courteous to the old maids, no matter how poor and plain and prim, for the only chivalry worth having is that which is the readiest to pay deference to the old, protect the feeble, and serve womankind, regardless of rank, age, or color.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY-THREE
11  Always mature for her age, she had gained a certain aplomb in both carriage and conversation, which made her seem more of a woman of the world than she was, but her old petulance now and then showed itself, her strong will still held its own, and her native frankness was unspoiled by foreign polish.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-SEVEN
12  Jo knew that 'young Laurence' was regarded as a most eligible parti by worldly mamas, was much smiled upon by their daughters, and flattered enough by ladies of all ages to make a coxcomb of him, so she watched him rather jealously, fearing he would be spoiled, and rejoiced more than she confessed to find that he still believed in modest girls.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-TWO
13  The great novelist vibrated between two decanters with the regularity of a pendulum; the famous divine flirted openly with one of the Madame de Staels of the age, who looked daggers at another Corinne, who was amiably satirizing her, after outmaneuvering her in efforts to absorb the profound philosopher, who imbibed tea Johnsonianly and appeared to slumber, the loquacity of the lady rendering speech impossible.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-FOUR