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1  Quite as many as there was employment for.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
2  This was all the account I got from Mrs. Fairfax of her employer and mine.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
3  It was Christmas week: we took to no settled employment, but spent it in a sort of merry domestic dissipation.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIV
4  Mr. St. John had said nothing to me yet about the employment he had promised to obtain for me; yet it became urgent that I should have a vocation of some kind.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXX
5  I remembered that strangers who arrive at a place where they have no friends, and who want employment, sometimes apply to the clergyman for introduction and aid.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
6  I derived benefit from the task: it had kept my head and hands employed, and had given force and fixedness to the new impressions I wished to stamp indelibly on my heart.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVI
7  The strangest thing of all was, that not a soul in the house, except me, noticed her habits, or seemed to marvel at them: no one discussed her position or employment; no one pitied her solitude or isolation.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
8  I leant against a pillar of the verandah, drew my grey mantle close about me, and, trying to forget the cold which nipped me without, and the unsatisfied hunger which gnawed me within, delivered myself up to the employment of watching and thinking.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
9  Here and there I strayed through the orchard, gathered up the apples with which the grass round the tree roots was thickly strewn; then I employed myself in dividing the ripe from the unripe; I carried them into the house and put them away in the store-room.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV
10  I felt rather confused at being the object of more attention than I had ever before received, and, that too, shown by my employer and superior; but as she did not herself seem to consider she was doing anything out of her place, I thought it better to take her civilities quietly.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI