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1  She meant to come to the bee house.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 8: Chapter 14
2  In the very entry one bee hummed angrily, caught in his beard, but he carefully extricated it.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
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3  He was carefully with a blunt knife getting a live bee covered with sticky honey out of a cup full of white honeycomb.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
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4  Just as his bodily strength was still unaffected, in spite of the bees, so too was the spiritual strength that he had just become aware of.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
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5  Trying to make his movements as deliberate as possible, and listening to the bees that buzzed more and more frequently past him, he walked along the little path to the hut.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
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6  "With the Turks," Sergey Ivanovitch answered, smiling serenely, as he extricated the bee, dark with honey and helplessly kicking, and put it with the knife on a stout aspen leaf.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
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7  He knew too that, regardless of all the pleasure he felt in taking a swarm, he must forego that pleasure, and leave the old man to see to the bees alone, while he talked to the peasants who had come after him to the bee-house.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
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8  The old grass looked greener, and the young grass thrust up its tiny blades; the buds of the guelder-rose and of the currant and the sticky birch-buds were swollen with sap, and an exploring bee was humming about the golden blossoms that studded the willow.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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9  His ears were filled with the incessant hum in various notes, now the busy hum of the working bee flying quickly off, then the blaring of the lazy drone, and the excited buzz of the bees on guard protecting their property from the enemy and preparing to sting.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
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10  His ears were filled with the incessant hum in various notes, now the busy hum of the working bee flying quickly off, then the blaring of the lazy drone, and the excited buzz of the bees on guard protecting their property from the enemy and preparing to sting.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 8: Chapter 14
11  In front of the openings of the hives, it made his eyes giddy to watch the bees and drones whirling round and round about the same spot, while among them the working bees flew in and out with spoils or in search of them, always in the same direction into the wood to the flowering lime trees and back to the hives.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
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12  Just as the bees, whirling round him, now menacing him and distracting his attention, prevented him from enjoying complete physical peace, forced him to restrain his movements to avoid them, so had the petty cares that had swarmed about him from the moment he got into the trap restricted his spiritual freedom; but that lasted only so long as he was among them.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 8: Chapter 14