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1  I felt as if, having been burnt before, it were now being boiled.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LIII
2  My right hand was not so badly burnt but that I could move the fingers.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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3  I lighted my fire, which burnt with a raw pale flare at that time of the morning, and fell into a doze before it.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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4  They were high from the ground, and they burnt with the steady dulness of artificial light in air that is seldom renewed.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXXVIII
5  The fire had not then burnt unusually low, nor was the snuff of the candle very long; the candle, however, had been blown out.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XVI
6  When I got up, on the surgeon's coming to her with other aid, I was astonished to see that both my hands were burnt; for, I had no knowledge of it through the sense of feeling.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLIX
7  In the room where the dressing-table stood, and where the wax-candles burnt on the wall, I found Miss Havisham and Estella; Miss Havisham seated on a settee near the fire, and Estella on a cushion at her feet.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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8  Each of us would then refer to a confused heap of papers at his side, which had been thrown into drawers, worn into holes in pockets, half burnt in lighting candles, stuck for weeks into the looking-glass, and otherwise damaged.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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9  You won't find half so much fault in me if, supposing as you should ever wish to see me, you come and put your head in at the forge window and see Joe the blacksmith, there, at the old anvil, in the old burnt apron, sticking to the old work.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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10  Though every vestige of her dress was burnt, as they told me, she still had something of her old ghastly bridal appearance; for, they had covered her to the throat with white cotton-wool, and as she lay with a white sheet loosely overlying that, the phantom air of something that had been and was changed was still upon her.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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11  It opened to the ground, and looked into a most miserable corner of the neglected garden, upon a rank ruin of cabbage-stalks, and one box-tree that had been clipped round long ago, like a pudding, and had a new growth at the top of it, out of shape and of a different color, as if that part of the pudding had stuck to the saucepan and got burnt.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XI