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1  Had she been near Marlott she would have had less dread.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 1 The Maiden: X
2  In consternation Tess jumped down, and discovered the dreadful truth.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 1 The Maiden: IV
3  Her defender, whom she dreaded more than her assailant, having reluctantly disappeared, the farmer continued his reprimand, which Tess took with the greatest coolness, that sort of attack being independent of sex.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 6 The Convert: XLVI
4  Joan stated that they were in dreadful difficulty; the autumn rains had gone through the thatch of the house, which required entire renewal; but this could not be done because the previous thatching had never been paid for.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XLI
5  Forgetting all her plans, Tess's one dread was lest they should overtake her now, in her disorganized condition, before she was prepared to confront them; for though she felt that they could not identify her, she instinctively dreaded their scrutiny.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XLIV
6  Forgetting all her plans, Tess's one dread was lest they should overtake her now, in her disorganized condition, before she was prepared to confront them; for though she felt that they could not identify her, she instinctively dreaded their scrutiny.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XLIV
7  She had dreaded him, winced before him, succumbed to adroit advantages he took of her helplessness; then, temporarily blinded by his ardent manners, had been stirred to confused surrender awhile: had suddenly despised and disliked him, and had run away.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 2 Maiden No More: XII
8  For the last hour or two Marian had felt uneasy about Tess, whom she could not get near enough to speak to, the other women having kept up their strength by drinking ale, and Tess having done without it through traditionary dread, owing to its results at her home in childhood.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 6 The Convert: XLVIII