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1  The shortest follies are best, my dear Caderousse.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 44. The Vendetta.
2  Then do your best to keep our name free from dishonor.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 30. The Fifth of September.
3  "It concerns the best interests of your father," said the messenger.
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Get Context   In Chapter 30. The Fifth of September.
4  Your guest is charming, but you leave the best company to go into the worst sometimes.
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Get Context   In Chapter 40. The Breakfast.
5  Many women held their infants on their shoulders, and thus the children had the best view.
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Get Context   In Chapter 35. La Mazzolata.
6  I have been myself to the best engraver of the Palais Royal, who did the plate in my presence.
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Get Context   In Chapter 42. Monsieur Bertuccio.
7  Then there are those for which chance sometimes affords opportunity, and those are the best of all.
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Get Context   In Chapter 16. A Learned Italian.
8  Living, my best friends would avoid my house; dead, all Marseilles will follow me in tears to my last home.
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Get Context   In Chapter 30. The Fifth of September.
9  They accepted his offer; but wishing to make the best use of the time that was left, Albert started for Naples.
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Get Context   In Chapter 31. Italy: Sinbad the Sailor.
10  Then, wishing to make the best use of his time while he had the means of labor, he continued to work without ceasing.
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Get Context   In Chapter 15. Number 34 and Number 27.
11  That which I had done by the impulse of my best feelings produced the same effect as though it had been the result of calculation.
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Get Context   In Chapter 45. The Rain of Blood.
12  "Go, then, and monsieur and I will strive our best to forget your absence," replied the countess, with the same tone of deep feeling.
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Get Context   In Chapter 41. The Presentation.
13  You are aware, monsieur, that a man may be estimable and trustworthy in private life, and the best seaman in the merchant service, and yet be, politically speaking, a great criminal.
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Get Context   In Chapter 7. The Examination.
14  Nonsense," retorted the baroness; "you could not have entertained any alarm on the subject, because you are perfectly well aware that I have had for a month in my service the very best coachman in Paris.
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Get Context   In Chapter 47. The Dappled Grays.
15  This was an easy feat to him, for he usually attracted a crowd of spectators in the bay before the lighthouse at Marseilles when he swam there, and was unanimously declared to be the best swimmer in the port.
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Get Context   In Chapter 21. The Island of Tiboulen.
16  The young men, therefore, had reason to consider themselves fortunate in having the opportunity of hearing one of the best works by the composer of "Lucia di Lammermoor," supported by three of the most renowned vocalists of Italy.
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Get Context   In Chapter 34. The Colosseum.
17  Overhead I could accurately distinguish every movement of the jeweller, who, after making the best arrangements in his power for passing a comfortable night, threw himself on his bed, and I could hear it creak and groan beneath his weight.
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Get Context   In Chapter 45. The Rain of Blood.
18  She doubtless intended giving him an agreeable surprise; but, strange to say, this portrait seemed to displease my father, and the value of the picture, which is, as you see, one of the best works of Leopold Robert, could not overcome his dislike to it.
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Get Context   In Chapter 41. The Presentation.
19  No sooner had this idea taken possession of him than he became more composed, arranged his couch to the best of his power, ate little and slept less, and found existence almost supportable, because he felt that he could throw it off at pleasure, like a worn-out garment.
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Get Context   In Chapter 15. Number 34 and Number 27.
20  The countess, in reply, bowed gracefully to Albert, and extended her hand with cordial kindness to Franz; then, inviting Albert to take the vacant seat beside her, she recommended Franz to take the next best, if he wished to view the ballet, and pointed to the one behind her own chair.
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Get Context   In Chapter 34. The Colosseum.
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