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1  For my part, I think they are vastly agreeable, provided they dress smart and behave civil.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen
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2  Her sister was perhaps laid down upon the bed, or in her dressing gown, and therefore not able to come to them.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen
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3  I have no notion of men's going on in this way; and if ever I meet him again, I will give him such a dressing as he has not had this many a day.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen
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4  His name was good, his residence was in their favourite village, and she soon found out that of all manly dresses a shooting-jacket was the most becoming.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen
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5  But unfortunately in bestowing these embraces, a pin in her ladyship's head dress slightly scratching the child's neck, produced from this pattern of gentleness such violent screams, as could hardly be outdone by any creature professedly noisy.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen
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6  To her dress and appearance she was grown so perfectly indifferent, as not to bestow half the consideration on it, during the whole of her toilet, which it received from Miss Steele in the first five minutes of their being together, when it was finished.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen
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7  Their dress was very smart, their manners very civil, they were delighted with the house, and in raptures with the furniture, and they happened to be so doatingly fond of children that Lady Middleton's good opinion was engaged in their favour before they had been an hour at the Park.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen
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8  Before the house-maid had lit their fire the next day, or the sun gained any power over a cold, gloomy morning in January, Marianne, only half dressed, was kneeling against one of the window-seats for the sake of all the little light she could command from it, and writing as fast as a continual flow of tears would permit her.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen
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9  Elinor, pleased to have her governed for a moment by such a motive, though believing it hardly possible that she could sit out the dinner, said no more; and adjusting her dress for her as well as she could, while Marianne still remained on the bed, was ready to assist her into the dining room as soon as they were summoned to it.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen
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10  In such circumstances, it was better for both that they should not be long together; and the restless state of Marianne's mind not only prevented her from remaining in the room a moment after she was dressed, but requiring at once solitude and continual change of place, made her wander about the house till breakfast time, avoiding the sight of every body.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen
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