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1  Only prayers in the chapel and then bed.
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2  He got up and sat on the side of his bed.
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3  When you wet the bed first it is warm then it gets cold.
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4  It would be lovely in bed after the sheets got a bit hot.
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5  His bed was very hot and his face and body were very hot.
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6  Night prayers and then bed: he shivered and wanted to yawn.
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7  A huge doll sat with her legs apart in the copious easy-chair beside the bed.
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8  Evening had fallen when he woke and the sand and arid grasses of his bed glowed no longer.
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9  But he could not: and so he longed for the play and study and prayers to be over and to be in bed.
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10  He sprang from the bed, the reeking odour pouring down his throat, clogging and revolting his entrails.
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11  He closed the door and, walking swiftly to the bed, knelt beside it and covered his face with his hands.
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12  A fellow held his arms while he loosened the stocking clinging to his foot and climbed back into the hot bed.
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13  He peered out for an instant over the coverlet and saw the yellow curtains round and before his bed that shut him off on all sides.
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14  He had to undress and then kneel and say his own prayers and be in bed before the gas was lowered so that he might not go to hell when he died.
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15  He blessed himself and climbed quickly into bed and, tucking the end of the nightshirt under his feet, curled himself together under the cold white sheets, shaking and trembling.
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16  She was half undressed as if she was going to bed when I knocked and she had her hair hanging and I thought by her figure and by something in the look of her eyes that she must be carrying a child.
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17  That was the work of devils, to scatter his thoughts and over-cloud his conscience, assailing him at the gates of the cowardly and sin-corrupted flesh: and, praying God timidly to forgive him his weakness, he crawled up on to the bed and, wrapping the blankets closely about him, covered his face again with his hands.
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