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1  Presently I saw his blue lips again, breathing on the tinder, and then a flare of light flashed up, and showed me Orlick.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LIII
2  Casting my eyes along the street at a certain point of my progress, I beheld Trabb's boy approaching, lashing himself with an empty blue bag.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXX
3  Estella waved a blue flag, and I waved a red one, and Miss Havisham waved one sprinkled all over with little gold stars, out at the coach-window.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter IX
4  After that, he sat feeling his right-side flaxen curls and whisker, and following Mrs. Joe about with his blue eyes, as his manner always was at squally times.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter II
5  His blue bag was slung over his shoulder, honest industry beamed in his eyes, a determination to proceed to Trabb's with cheerful briskness was indicated in his gait.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXX
6  The sky was blue, the larks were soaring high over the green corn, I thought all that countryside more beautiful and peaceful by far than I had ever known it to be yet.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LVIII
7  Joe's blue eyes turned a little watery; he rubbed first one of them, and then the other, in a most uncongenial and uncomfortable manner, with the round knob on the top of the poker.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter VII
8  Joe was a fair man, with curls of flaxen hair on each side of his smooth face, and with eyes of such a very undecided blue that they seemed to have somehow got mixed with their own whites.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter II
9  I strained my sight upon the sparks that fell among the tinder, and upon which he breathed and breathed, match in hand, but I could only see his lips, and the blue point of the match; even those but fitfully.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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10  I don't know what he had looked like, except a funeral; with the addition of a large Danish sun or star hanging round his neck by a blue ribbon, that had given him the appearance of being insured in some extraordinary Fire Office.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXXI