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1  Tess at length joined them, without lighting a candle.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 6 The Convert: LI
2  She perceiveth that her merchandise is good; her candle goeth not out by night.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XXXIX
3  The two customary candles were burning under their green shades in the Vicar's study, but he had not been sitting there.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 7 Fulfilment: LIII
4  Hastily flinging her cloak around her she opened the door and followed, putting out the candles as if she were never coming back.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XXXV
5  The woman who had attended upon them had gone home for the night, but she had placed candles upon the table, and now they lit them.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 4 The Consequence: XXXIV
6  She looked a little like what he said she was as, holding the candle sideways, she tried to smile away the seriousness of her words.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 4 The Consequence: XXIX
7  She lit a candle, and went to a second and a third bed under the wall, where she awoke her young sisters and brothers, all of whom occupied the same room.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 2 Maiden No More: XIV
8  Her rebuke and her mood seemed to fill the whole room, and to impart a cowed look to the furniture, and candle, and children playing about, and to her mother's face.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 1 The Maiden: III
9  In removing the light towards the bedstead its rays fell upon the tester of white dimity; something was hanging beneath it, and she lifted the candle to see what it was.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XXXV
10  And now as he looked into the candle its flame dumbly expressed to him that it was made to shine on sensible people, and that it abhorred lighting the face of a dupe and a failure.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XXXIX
11  Then Clare again stole a chink of light from the window, and they shared another meal, till by-and-by they were enveloped in the shades of night which they had no candle to disperse.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 7 Fulfilment: LVII
12  Except Marian, they all looked wistfully and suspiciously at the pair, in the sad yellow rays which the morning candles emitted in contrast with the first cold signals of the dawn without.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 4 The Consequence: XXIX
13  She had run up in her bedgown to his door to call him as usual; then had gone back to dress and call the others; and in ten minutes was walking to the head of the stairs with the candle in her hand.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 4 The Consequence: XXIX
14  But on drawing nearer she perceived that it was a cloud of dust, lit by candles within the outhouse, whose beams upon the haze carried forward the outline of the doorway into the wide night of the garden.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 1 The Maiden: X
15  He expected her to jump up gaily and unpack the toilet-gear that she had been so anxious about, but as she did not rise he sat down with her in the firelight, the candles on the supper-table being too thin and glimmering to interfere with its glow.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 4 The Consequence: XXXIV