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1  Levin listened and racked his brains, but could think of nothing to say.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 3: Chapter 31
2  The most diverse suppositions as to what he was about to speak of to her flashed into her brain.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 6: Chapter 21
3  This repetition checked the rising up of fresh images and memories, which he felt were thronging in his brain.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 4: Chapter 18
4  But these ideas, once of such importance in his eyes, seemed to come into his brain as in a dream, and had now not the slightest interest for him.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 4: Chapter 11
5  As he went into the entry, Alexey Alexandrovitch, as it were, got out his resolution from the remotest corner of his brain, and mastered it thoroughly.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 4: Chapter 17
6  In his methodical brain there were distinctly formulated certain aspects of peasant life, deduced partly from that life itself, but chiefly from contrast with other modes of life.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 3: Chapter 1
7  He knew too that the brains of many great men, whose thoughts he had read, had brooded over death and yet knew not a hundredth part of what his wife and Agafea Mihalovna knew about it.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 5: Chapter 19
8  So now, after this journey of four hours, all the thoughts she had suppressed before rushed swarming into her brain, and she thought over all her life as she never had before, and from the most different points of view.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 6: Chapter 16
9  The word talent, by which they meant an inborn, almost physical, aptitude apart from brain and heart, and in which they tried to find an expression for all the artist had gained from life, recurred particularly often in their talk, as though it were necessary for them to sum up what they had no conception of, though they wanted to talk of it.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
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10  During the service he would first listen to the prayers, trying to attach some meaning to them not discordant with his own views; then feeling that he could not understand and must condemn them, he tried not to listen to them, but to attend to the thoughts, observations, and memories which floated through his brain with extreme vividness during this idle time of standing in church.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 5: Chapter 1