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She had reminded him of what was quite true; he had been indebted to her father for the first steps in his career.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V1), BOOK 1: CHAPTER IV   Context
The latter understood that she was being asked to entertain this young man, and sitting down beside him she began to speak about his father; but he answered her, as he had the countess, only in monosyllables.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V1), BOOK 1: CHAPTER XVIII   Context
Rousing himself, Pierre followed Anna Mikhaylovna out of the carriage, and only then began to think of the interview with his dying father which awaited him.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V1), BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXII   Context
Anna Mikhaylovna indicated by her attitude her consciousness of the pathetic importance of these last moments of meeting between the father and son.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V1), BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXIII   Context
The twitching increased, the handsome mouth was drawn to one side (only now did Pierre realize how near death his father was), and from that distorted mouth issued an indistinct, hoarse sound.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V1), BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXIII   Context
My father has not spoken to me of a suitor, but has only told me that he has received a letter and is expecting a visit from Prince Vasili.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V1), BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXV   Context
My father talks of nothing but marches and countermarches, things of which I understand nothing; and the day before yesterday during my daily walk through the village I witnessed a heartrending scene.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V1), BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXV   Context
When the twenty minutes had elapsed and the time had come for the old prince to get up, Tikhon came to call the young prince to his father.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V1), BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXVI   Context
His son made no rejoinder, but it was evident that whatever arguments were presented he was as little able as his father to change his opinion.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V1), BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXVII   Context
Excited and irritated by these thoughts Prince Andrew went toward his room to write to his father, to whom he wrote every day.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V1), BOOK 2: CHAPTER III   Context
The princess felt this, and as if wishing to show him that she did not even dare expect to interest him, she turned to his father.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V1), BOOK 3: CHAPTER IV   Context
Anatole kissed the old man, and looked at him with curiosity and perfect composure, waiting for a display of the eccentricities his father had told him to expect.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V1), BOOK 3: CHAPTER IV   Context
The princess saw that her father regarded the matter with disapproval, but at that moment the thought occurred to her that her fate would be decided now or never.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V1), BOOK 3: CHAPTER V   Context
And suddenly, at this thought of death, a whole series of most distant, most intimate, memories rose in his imagination: he remembered his last parting from his father and his wife; he remembered the days when he first loved her.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V1), BOOK 3: CHAPTER XII   Context
Visions of his father, wife, sister, and future son, and the tenderness he had felt the night before the battle, the figure of the insignificant little Napoleon, and above all this the lofty sky, formed the chief subjects of his delirious fancies.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V1), BOOK 3: CHAPTER XIX   Context
At last the little girl kissed his face, which was flushed from his stooping posture and beaming with tenderness, loosed her hands, and was about to run away again; but her father held her back.
Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina(V1), PART 1: Chapter 3   Context
The little girl knew that there was a quarrel between her father and mother, and that her mother could not be cheerful, and that her father must be aware of this, and that he was pretending when he asked about it so lightly.
Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina(V1), PART 1: Chapter 3   Context
What her father said seemed simple enough, yet at these words Kitty became confused and overcome like a detected criminal.
Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina(V1), PART 2: Chapter 2   Context
While her mother was attacking her father, she tried to restrain her mother, so far as filial reverence would allow.
Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina(V1), PART 2: Chapter 2   Context
He who had been such a careful father, had from the end of that winter become peculiarly frigid to his son, and adopted to him just the same bantering tone he used with his wife.
Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina(V1), PART 2: Chapter 26   Context
If Alexey Alexandrovitch had allowed himself to observe he would have noticed the timid and bewildered eyes with which Seryozha glanced first at his father and then at his mother.
Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina(V1), PART 2: Chapter 27   Context
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