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Quotes from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
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1  It was full of the fragrance of new bread and the warmth of a generous fire.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIX
2  we had another meal, consisting of a small mug of coffee, and half-a-slice of brown bread.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
3  At the bottom of its one street there was a little shop with some cakes of bread in the window.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
4  If she had held it open a little longer, I believe I should have begged a piece of bread; for I was now brought low.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
5  The bread and cheese was presently brought in and distributed, to the high delight and refreshment of the whole school.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
6  I saw ripe bilberries gleaming here and there, like jet beads in the heath: I gathered a handful and ate them with the bread.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
7  A little before dark I passed a farm-house, at the open door of which the farmer was sitting, eating his supper of bread and cheese.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
8  I got some water, I got some bread: for perhaps I should have to walk far; and my strength, sorely shaken of late, must not break down.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVII
9  And as to the woman who would not take my handkerchief in exchange for her bread, why, she was right, if the offer appeared to her sinister or the exchange unprofitable.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
10  It was too far to return to dinner, and an allowance of cold meat and bread, in the same penurious proportion observed in our ordinary meals, was served round between the services.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
11  Threading this chaos, I at last reached the larder; there I took possession of a cold chicken, a roll of bread, some tarts, a plate or two and a knife and fork: with this booty I made a hasty retreat.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
12  And there is another thing which surprised me; I find, in settling accounts with the housekeeper, that a lunch, consisting of bread and cheese, has twice been served out to the girls during the past fortnight.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
13  The remains of my breakfast of bread and milk stood on the table, and having crumbled a morsel of roll, I was tugging at the sash to put out the crumbs on the window-sill, when Bessie came running upstairs into the nursery.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
14  If the man who had but one little ewe lamb that was dear to him as a daughter, that ate of his bread and drank of his cup, and lay in his bosom, had by some mistake slaughtered it at the shambles, he would not have rued his bloody blunder more than I now rue mine.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVII
15  Bessie, having pressed me in vain to take a few spoonfuls of the boiled milk and bread she had prepared for me, wrapped up some biscuits in a paper and put them into my bag; then she helped me on with my pelisse and bonnet, and wrapping herself in a shawl, she and I left the nursery.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
16  Many a time I have shared between two claimants the precious morsel of brown bread distributed at tea-time; and after relinquishing to a third half the contents of my mug of coffee, I have swallowed the remainder with an accompaniment of secret tears, forced from me by the exigency of hunger.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
17  Besides, there were fewer to feed; the sick could eat little; our breakfast-basins were better filled; when there was no time to prepare a regular dinner, which often happened, she would give us a large piece of cold pie, or a thick slice of bread and cheese, and this we carried away with us to the wood, where we each chose the spot we liked best, and dined sumptuously.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX