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1  He was in earnest: in love, really.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
2  He sat by the corpse all night, weeping in bitter earnest.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIV
3  She earnestly supplicated that I would spare her one or two.
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4  At that earnest appeal he turned to her, looking absolutely desperate.
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5  She dropped down on her knees by a chair, and set to weeping in serious earnest.
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6  They do live more in earnest, more in themselves, and less in surface, change, and frivolous external things.
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7  She did not stay to retaliate, but re-entered in a minute, bearing a reaming silver pint, whose contents I lauded with becoming earnestness.
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8  Joseph objected at first; she was too much in earnest, however, to suffer contradiction; and at last he placed his hat on his head, and walked grumbling forth.
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9  And now he stared at her so earnestly that I thought the very intensity of his gaze would bring tears into his eyes; but they burned with anguish: they did not melt.
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10  I, for my part, began to fancy my forebodings were false, and that he must be actually rallying, when he mentioned riding and walking on the moors, and seemed so earnest in pursuing his object.
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11  And then Mr. Linton, to mend matters, paid us a visit himself on the morrow, and read the young master such a lecture on the road he guided his family, that he was stirred to look about him, in earnest.
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12  As the guest answered nothing, but took his seat, and looked thoroughly indifferent what sentiments she cherished concerning him, she turned and whispered an earnest appeal for liberty to her tormentor.
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13  He muttered detached words also; the only one I could catch was the name of Catherine, coupled with some wild term of endearment or suffering; and spoken as one would speak to a person present; low and earnest, and wrung from the depth of his soul.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIV