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1  As to your gentleman-friend, he may take himself off, wherever he likes best.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER III
2  He did what he could in its adjustment on the couch, but the best that he could do was to cover it.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VI
3  Neither, as she approached her old home now, did any of the best influences of old home descend upon her.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
4  These accidents did sometimes happen in the best regulated families of Coketown, but the bankrupts had no connexion whatever with the improvident classes.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
5  I cannot forgive him for not being more sensible in every word, look, and act of his life, of the affection of his best friend; of the devotion of his best friend; of her unselfishness; of her sacrifice.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII
6  Then he asked me to fetch some of the stuff he used, for the little hurt he had had, and to get it at the best place, which was at the other end of town from there; and then, after kissing me again, he let me go.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER IX
7  So, I thank you, on both our parts, for the good-will you have shown towards us; and the best wish I can give the unmarried part of the present company, is this: I hope every bachelor may find as good a wife as I have found.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XVI
8  He thought of the waste of the best part of his life, of the change it made in his character for the worse every day, of the dreadful nature of his existence, bound hand and foot, to a dead woman, and tormented by a demon in her shape.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XII
9  Mr. James Harthouse passed a whole night and a day in a state of so much hurry, that the World, with its best glass in his eye, would scarcely have recognized him during that insane interval, as the brother Jem of the honourable and jocular member.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER I
10  It is remarkable as showing the wide prevalence of this law, that among the natives of the British possessions in India, also in a considerable part of China, and among the Calmucks of Tartary, the best means of computation yet furnished us by travellers, yield similar results.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XV