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1  He is quite broken down, they say.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVI
2  Classes were broken up, rules relaxed.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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3  I tried again to sleep; but my heart beat anxiously: my inward tranquillity was broken.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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4  Some years after I had broken with the mother, she abandoned her child, and ran away to Italy with a musician or singer.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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5  I began to cherish hopes I had no right to conceive: that the match was broken off; that rumour had been mistaken; that one or both parties had changed their minds.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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6  Even when that weather was broken, and continuous rain set in for some days, no damp seemed cast over enjoyment: indoor amusements only became more lively and varied, in consequence of the stop put to outdoor gaiety.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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7  But my night was wretched, my rest broken: the ground was damp, the air cold: besides, intruders passed near me more than once, and I had again and again to change my quarters; no sense of safety or tranquillity befriended me.
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8  I cannot tell what sentiment haunted the quite solitary churchyard, with its inscribed headstone; its gate, its two trees, its low horizon, girdled by a broken wall, and its newly-risen crescent, attesting the hour of eventide.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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9  I felt physically weak and broken down: but my worse ailment was an unutterable wretchedness of mind: a wretchedness which kept drawing from me silent tears; no sooner had I wiped one salt drop from my cheek than another followed.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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10  It trembled for Mr. Rochester and his doom; it bemoaned him with bitter pity; it demanded him with ceaseless longing; and, impotent as a bird with both wings broken, it still quivered its shattered pinions in vain attempts to seek him.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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11  The words in these introductory pages connected themselves with the succeeding vignettes, and gave significance to the rock standing up alone in a sea of billow and spray; to the broken boat stranded on a desolate coast; to the cold and ghastly moon glancing through bars of cloud at a wreck just sinking.
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12  My seat, to which Bessie and the bitter Miss Abbot had left me riveted, was a low ottoman near the marble chimney-piece; the bed rose before me; to my right hand there was the high, dark wardrobe, with subdued, broken reflections varying the gloss of its panels; to my left were the muffled windows; a great looking-glass between them repeated the vacant majesty of the bed and room.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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