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1  He had grown tall of his age, still wanting some months of sixteen.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI
2  Till she reached the age of thirteen she had not once been beyond the range of the park by herself.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
3  Very young he looked: though his actual age was thirty-nine, one would have called him ten years younger, at least.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
4  I might have seen there was too great a disparity between the ages of the parties to make it likely that they were man and wife.
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5  This proceeding aroused the whole hive: half-a-dozen four-footed fiends, of various sizes and ages, issued from hidden dens to the common centre.
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6  And it is quite natural that you should desire amusement at your age; and that you would weary of nursing a sick man, and that man only your father.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVII
7  I fancied the discontent of age and disease arose from his family disagreements; as he would have it that it did: really, you know, sir, it was in his sinking frame.
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8  Nobody but I even did him the kindness to call him a dirty boy, and bid him wash himself, once a week; and children of his age seldom have a natural pleasure in soap and water.
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9  She pointed to Hareton, the other individual, who had gained nothing but increased bulk and strength by the addition of two years to his age: he seemed as awkward and rough as ever.
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10  I imagined, for a moment, that this piece of eloquence was addressed to me; and, sufficiently enraged, stepped towards the aged rascal with an intention of kicking him out of the door.
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11  He had reached the age of sixteen then, I think, and without having bad features, or being deficient in intellect, he contrived to convey an impression of inward and outward repulsiveness that his present aspect retains no traces of.
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12  The earlier dated were embarrassed and short; gradually, however, they expanded into copious love-letters, foolish, as the age of the writer rendered natural, yet with touches here and there which I thought were borrowed from a more experienced source.
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13  She certainly seemed in no laughing predicament: her hair streamed on her shoulders, dripping with snow and water; she was dressed in the girlish dress she commonly wore, befitting her age more than her position: a low frock with short sleeves, and nothing on either head or neck.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII