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1  Mrs. Joe was going to break out, but Joe went on.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XIII
2  At half-past nine, gentlemen," said he, "we must break up.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXVI
3  Estella was the next to break the silence that ensued between us.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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4  You remember his breaking off here about some woman that he had had great trouble with.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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5  Down banks and up banks, and over gates, and splashing into dikes, and breaking among coarse rushes: no man cared where he went.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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6  We lived at the top of the last house, and the wind rushing up the river shook the house that night, like discharges of cannon, or breakings of a sea.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXXIX
7  Put the case that he took her in, and that he kept down the old, wild, violent nature whenever he saw an inkling of its breaking out, by asserting his power over her in the old way.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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8  My good Handel, is it not obvious that with Newgate in the next street, there must be far greater hazard in your breaking your mind to him and making him reckless, here, than elsewhere.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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9  He would always creep in-shore like some uncomfortable amphibious creature, even when the tide would have sent him fast upon his way; and I always think of him as coming after us in the dark or by the back-water, when our own two boats were breaking the sunset or the moonlight in mid-stream.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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10  So subdued I was by those tears, and by their breaking out again in the course of the quiet walk, that when I was on the coach, and it was clear of the town, I deliberated with an aching heart whether I would not get down when we changed horses and walk back, and have another evening at home, and a better parting.
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11  It appeared to me that he must be a very happy man indeed, to have so many little drawers in his shop; and I wondered when I peeped into one or two on the lower tiers, and saw the tied-up brown paper packets inside, whether the flower-seeds and bulbs ever wanted of a fine day to break out of those jails, and bloom.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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12  The sheep stopped in their eating and looked timidly at us; and the cattle, their heads turned from the wind and sleet, stared angrily as if they held us responsible for both annoyances; but, except these things, and the shudder of the dying day in every blade of grass, there was no break in the bleak stillness of the marshes.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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