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1  The countess pressed her friend's hand.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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2  "Yes, you're quite right," continued the countess.
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3  "Surely he will leave something to Boris," said the countess.
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4  The countess' eyes filled with tears and she pondered in silence.
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5  Ah, my dear," said the countess, "my life is not all roses either.
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6  He paid me attentions in those days, said the countess, with a smile.
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7  "Yes, Dmitri, clean ones, please," said the countess, sighing deeply.
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8  "Ma chere, there is a time for everything," said the countess with feigned severity.
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9  Anna Mikhaylovna, with her tear-worn but pleasant face, drew her chair nearer to that of the countess.
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10  The countess reflected a moment and took a pinch from a gold snuffbox with her husband's portrait on it.
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11  Anna Mikhaylovna instantly guessed her intention and stooped to be ready to embrace the countess at the appropriate moment.
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12  "You, my little countess, are a notorious spendthrift," said the count, and having kissed his wife's hand he went back to his study.
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13  The countess looked at her callers, smiling affably, but not concealing the fact that she would not be distressed if they now rose and took their leave.
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14  The countess herself and her handsome eldest daughter were in the drawing-room with the visitors who came to congratulate, and who constantly succeeded one another in relays.
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15  "Annette, for heaven's sake don't refuse me," the countess began, with a blush that looked very strange on her thin, dignified, elderly face, and she took the money from under the handkerchief.
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16  When Anna Mikhaylovna returned from Count Bezukhov's the money, all in clean notes, was lying ready under a handkerchief on the countess' little table, and Anna Mikhaylovna noticed that something was agitating her.
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17  The countess was upset by her friend's sorrow and humiliating poverty, and was therefore out of sorts, a state of mind which with her always found expression in calling her maid "my dear" and speaking to her with exaggerated politeness.
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