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1  It was the gift of her good godmother, old Mrs. Admiral Maxwell, only six weeks before she was taken for death.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVIII
2  I am glad of it," said he, in a much brisker tone, and throwing down the newspaper again, "for I am tired to death.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
3  Fanny in those early days had preferred her to Susan; and when the news of her death had at last reached Mansfield, had for a short time been quite afflicted.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVIII
4  The first event of any importance in the family was the death of Mr. Norris, which happened when Fanny was about fifteen, and necessarily introduced alterations and novelties.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
5  In that house, which she had hardly entered twice a year since Mr. Norris's death, she became a welcome, an invited guest, and in the gloom and dirt of a November day, most acceptable to Mary Crawford.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
6  The Admiral delighted in the boy, Mrs. Crawford doted on the girl; and it was the lady's death which now obliged her protegee, after some months' further trial at her uncle's house, to find another home.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
7  On Mr. Norris's death the presentation became the right of a Dr. Grant, who came consequently to reside at Mansfield; and on proving to be a hearty man of forty-five, seemed likely to disappoint Mr. Bertram's calculations.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
8  It was only the spring twelvemonth before Mr. Norris's death that we put in the apricot against the stable wall, which is now grown such a noble tree, and getting to such perfection, sir, addressing herself then to Dr. Grant.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI
9  As children, their sister had been always very fond of them; but, as her own marriage had been soon followed by the death of their common parent, which left them to the care of a brother of their father, of whom Mrs. Grant knew nothing, she had scarcely seen them since.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
10  Mrs. Norris felt herself defrauded of an office on which she had always depended, whether his arrival or his death were to be the thing unfolded; and was now trying to be in a bustle without having anything to bustle about, and labouring to be important where nothing was wanted but tranquillity and silence.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX
11  He came on the wings of disappointment, and with his head full of acting, for it had been a theatrical party; and the play in which he had borne a part was within two days of representation, when the sudden death of one of the nearest connexions of the family had destroyed the scheme and dispersed the performers.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIII
12  Equally formed for domestic life, and attached to country pleasures, their home was the home of affection and comfort; and to complete the picture of good, the acquisition of Mansfield living, by the death of Dr. Grant, occurred just after they had been married long enough to begin to want an increase of income, and feel their distance from the paternal abode an inconvenience.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLVIII