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1  Some has had daughters as was dead.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 40. THE WANDERER
2  'Mama has been dead ever since I was born,' she said, in her quiet way.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 16. I AM A NEW BOY IN MORE SENSES THAN ONE
3  I'd go ten thousand mile,' he said, 'I'd go till I dropped dead, to lay that money down afore him.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 40. THE WANDERER
4  To wish her dead,' said I, 'may be the kindest wish that one of her own sex could bestow upon her.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 46. INTELLIGENCE
5  One Sunday night my mother reads to Peggotty and me in there, how Lazarus was raised up from the dead.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 2. I OBSERVE
6  If I had been a casual passer-by, I should have probably supposed that some childless person lay dead in it.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 46. INTELLIGENCE
7  'She is dead, perhaps,' said Miss Dartle, with a smile, as if she could have spurned the body of the ruined girl.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 46. INTELLIGENCE
8  I did; but the Captain was a Captain and a hero, in despite of all the grammars of all the languages in the world, dead or alive.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 4. I FALL INTO DISGRACE
9  Her grief burst out when she first saw me; but she controlled it soon, and spoke in whispers, and walked softly, as if the dead could be disturbed.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 9. I HAVE A MEMORABLE BIRTHDAY
10  We entered a low, old-fashioned room, walked straight into from the street, and found there Mrs. Heep, who was the dead image of Uriah, only short.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 17. SOMEBODY TURNS UP
11  I thought afresh of the grave in the churchyard, underneath the tree: and it seemed as if the house were dead too, now, and all connected with my father and mother were faded away.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 17. SOMEBODY TURNS UP
12  There was a story that one of the pits dug for the dead in the time of the Great Plague was hereabout; and a blighting influence seemed to have proceeded from it over the whole place.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 47. MARTHA
13  Often and often, now, had I seen him in the dead of night passing along the streets, searching, among the few who loitered out of doors at those untimely hours, for what he dreaded to find.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 46. INTELLIGENCE
14  And I am so frightened that they are afterwards obliged to take me out of bed, and show me the quiet churchyard out of the bedroom window, with the dead all lying in their graves at rest, below the solemn moon.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 2. I OBSERVE
15  In time my eyes gradually shut up; and, from seeming to hear the clergyman singing a drowsy song in the heat, I hear nothing, until I fall off the seat with a crash, and am taken out, more dead than alive, by Peggotty.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 2. I OBSERVE
16  We found the coach very near at hand, and got upon the roof; but I was so dead sleepy, that when we stopped on the road to take up somebody else, they put me inside where there were no passengers, and where I slept profoundly, until I found the coach going at a footpace up a steep hill among green leaves.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 5. I AM SENT AWAY FROM HOME
17  I began to picture to myself, as a scrap of newspaper intelligence, my being found dead in a day or two, under some hedge; and I trudged on miserably, though as fast as I could, until I happened to pass a little shop, where it was written up that ladies' and gentlemen's wardrobes were bought, and that the best price was given for rags, bones, and kitchen-stuff.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 13. THE SEQUEL OF MY RESOLUTION
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