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1  "I received news of his death, yesterday," replied Prince Andrew abruptly.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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2  The room, dusty and untouched since the death of Joseph Bazdeev was now even gloomier.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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3  He felt in his own person the sufferings and death he had witnessed on the battlefield.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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4  Man can be master of nothing while he fears death, but he who does not fear it possesses all.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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5  And Princess Mary uttered aloud the caressing word he had said to her on the day of his death.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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6  It was a long time before the dragoons could extricate the bleeding youth, beaten almost to death.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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7  On the way Pierre was told of the death of his brother-in-law Anatole and of that of Prince Andrew.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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8  The heaviness of his head and chest reminded him of the possibility of suffering and death for himself.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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9  Prince Andrew told Kutuzov all he knew of his father's death, and what he had seen at Bald Hills when he passed through it.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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10  If there was none of this magnanimity in war, we should go to war only when it was worth while going to certain death, as now.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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11  On the fifteenth, the day of the old prince's death, the Marshal had insisted on Princess Mary's leaving at once, as it was becoming dangerous.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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12  She thought he was speaking of Russia, or Prince Andrew, of herself, of his grandson, or of his own death, and so she could not guess his words.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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13  The three great sorrows of his life held his attention in particular: his love for a woman, his father's death, and the French invasion which had overrun half Russia.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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14  The demands of life, which had seemed to her annihilated by her father's death, all at once rose before her with a new, previously unknown force and took possession of her.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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15  Occasionally amid these memories temptations of the devil would surge into her imagination: thoughts of how things would be after his death, and how her new, liberated life would be ordered.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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16  But such distractions lasted only a moment, and for eight hours the men had been inactive, without food, in constant fear of death, and their pale and gloomy faces grew ever paler and gloomier.
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17  All their rushing and galloping at one another did little harm, the harm of disablement and death was caused by the balls and bullets that flew over the fields on which these men were floundering about.
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18  With mournful pleasure she now lingered over these images, repelling with horror only the last one, the picture of his death, which she felt she could not contemplate even in imagination at this still and mystic hour of night.
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19  Scarcely had Pierre laid his head on the pillow before he felt himself falling asleep, but suddenly, almost with the distinctness of reality, he heard the boom, boom, boom of firing, the thud of projectiles, groans and cries, and smelled blood and powder, and a feeling of horror and dread of death seized him.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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20  As soon as they left the place where the balls and bullets were flying about, their superiors, located in the background, re-formed them and brought them under discipline and under the influence of that discipline led them back to the zone of fire, where under the influence of fear of death they lost their discipline and rushed about according to the chance promptings of the throng.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
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