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1  My burning arm throbbed, and my burning head throbbed, and I fancied I was beginning to wander.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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2  The lime was burning with a sluggish stifling smell, but the fires were made up and left, and no workmen were visible.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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3  I could not dress myself without help; but I made up the fire, which was still burning, and got some coffee ready for them.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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4  The river, still dark and mysterious, was spanned by bridges that were turning coldly gray, with here and there at top a warm touch from the burning in the sky.
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5  While I was considering that some one must have been there lately and must soon be coming back, or the candle would not be burning, it came into my head to look if the wick were long.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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6  My left arm was a good deal burned to the elbow, and, less severely, as high as the shoulder; it was very painful, but the flames had set in that direction, and I felt thankful it was no worse.
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7  At first, as I lay quiet on the sofa, I found it painfully difficult, I might say impossible, to get rid of the impression of the glare of the flames, their hurry and noise, and the fierce burning smell.
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8  I thanked him and ran home again, and there I found that Joe had already locked the front door and vacated the state parlor, and was seated by the kitchen fire with a hand on each knee, gazing intently at the burning coals.
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9  I knew the limekiln as well as I knew the old Battery, but they were miles apart; so that, if a light had been burning at each point that night, there would have been a long strip of the blank horizon between the two bright specks.
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