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1  I acknowledged his attention incoherently, and began to think this was a dream.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXI
2  I have seen it, Herbert, and dreamed of it, ever since the fatal night of his arrival.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLI
3  But still I felt as if my eyes must start out of my head, and as if this must be a dream.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXI
4  I had never dreamed of Joe's having paid the money; but Joe had paid it, and the receipt was in his name.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LVII
5  My dream was out; my wild fancy was surpassed by sober reality; Miss Havisham was going to make my fortune on a grand scale.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XVIII
6  Pip," said he, "we won't talk about 'poor dreams;' you know more about such things than I, having much fresher experience of that kind.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LI
7  I had the wildest dreams concerning him, and woke unrefreshed; I woke, too, to recover the fear which I had lost in the night, of his being found out as a returned transport.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLI
8  But I had as sound a sleep in that lodging as in the most superior accommodation the Boar could have given me, and the quality of my dreams was about the same as in the best bedroom.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LVIII
9  Miss Havisham's intentions towards me, all a mere dream; Estella not designed for me; I only suffered in Satis House as a convenience, a sting for the greedy relations, a model with a mechanical heart to practise on when no other practice was at hand; those were the first smarts I had.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXXIX
10  Miserably I went to bed after all, and miserably thought of Estella, and miserably dreamed that my expectations were all cancelled, and that I had to give my hand in marriage to Herbert's Clara, or play Hamlet to Miss Havisham's Ghost, before twenty thousand people, without knowing twenty words of it.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXXI
11  And if he asked me why I wanted it, and why I thought I had any right to it, I would tell him, little as he cared for such poor dreams, that I had loved Estella dearly and long, and that although I had lost her, and must live a bereaved life, whatever concerned her was still nearer and dearer to me than anything else in the world.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LI