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1  She was of great use and comfort to us all.
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2  Mrs. Bennet's best comfort was that Mr. Bingley must be down again in the summer.
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3  You could not have started a more happy idea, since you will not take comfort in mine.
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4  The comfort to her of the regiment's approaching removal was indeed beyond expression.
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5  But as Elizabeth could not receive comfort from any such expectation, she made no answer.
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6  I wish I could say anything to comfort you," replied Elizabeth; "but it is wholly out of my power.
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7  It was a comfort to Elizabeth to consider that Jane could not have been wearied by long expectations.
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8  She shared in their attendance on Mrs. Bennet, and was a great comfort to them in their hours of freedom.
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9  Lady Catherine de Bourgh's attention to his wishes, and consideration for his comfort, appeared very remarkable.
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10  I comfort myself with thinking," replied Jane, "that he certainly would not marry Lydia if he had not a real regard for her.
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11  Had Elizabeth's opinion been all drawn from her own family, she could not have formed a very pleasing opinion of conjugal felicity or domestic comfort.
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12  Hope was over, entirely over; and when Jane could attend to the rest of the letter, she found little, except the professed affection of the writer, that could give her any comfort.
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13  When Mr. Collins could be forgotten, there was really an air of great comfort throughout, and by Charlotte's evident enjoyment of it, Elizabeth supposed he must be often forgotten.
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14  Elizabeth could never address her without feeling that all the comfort of intimacy was over, and though determined not to slacken as a correspondent, it was for the sake of what had been, rather than what was.
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15  It was necessary to make this circumstance a matter of pleasure, because on such occasions it is the etiquette; but no one was less likely than Mrs. Bennet to find comfort in staying home at any period of her life.
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16  But Mr. Bennet was not of a disposition to seek comfort for the disappointment which his own imprudence had brought on, in any of those pleasures which too often console the unfortunate for their folly or their vice.
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17  She was still very poorly, and Elizabeth would not quit her at all, till late in the evening, when she had the comfort of seeing her sleep, and when it seemed to her rather right than pleasant that she should go downstairs herself.
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18  His being such a charming young man, and so rich, and living but three miles from them, were the first points of self-gratulation; and then it was such a comfort to think how fond the two sisters were of Jane, and to be certain that they must desire the connection as much as she could do.
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19  Lady Lucas could not be insensible of triumph on being able to retort on Mrs. Bennet the comfort of having a daughter well married; and she called at Longbourn rather oftener than usual to say how happy she was, though Mrs. Bennet's sour looks and ill-natured remarks might have been enough to drive happiness away.
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20  Elizabeth looked at Darcy to see how cordially he assented to his cousin's praise; but neither at that moment nor at any other could she discern any symptom of love; and from the whole of his behaviour to Miss de Bourgh she derived this comfort for Miss Bingley, that he might have been just as likely to marry her, had she been his relation.
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