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1  Looking out of the towel, he caught my eye.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXVI
2  There were traces of his gore in that spot, and I covered them with garden-mould from the eye of man.
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3  Now, Joe, examining this iron with a smith's eye, declared it to have been filed asunder some time ago.
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4  My eye had been caught by a gun with a brass-bound stock over the chimney-piece, and his eye had followed mine.
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5  Indeed, it demanded from him a constant attention, and a quickness of eye and hand, very like that exacted by wicket-keeping.
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6  The second greatest surprise I have ever had in my life was seeing him on his back again, looking up at me out of a black eye.
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7  This guileless confectioner was not by any means sober, and had a black eye in the green stage of recovery, which was painted over.
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8  Mr. Trabb never removed his stern eye from the boy until he had deposited number four on the counter and was at a safe distance again.
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9  His arms and legs were like great pincushions of those shapes, and his attire disguised him absurdly; but I knew his half-closed eye at one glance.
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10  I kept an eye on Orlick after that night, and, whenever circumstances were favorable to his dancing at Biddy, got before him to obscure that demonstration.
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11  Here, we found a gentleman with one eye, in a velveteen suit and knee-breeches, who wiped his nose with his sleeve on being interrupted in the perusal of the newspaper.
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12  He was about to take another bite, and had just got his head on one side for a good purchase on it, when his eye fell on me, and he saw that my bread and butter was gone.
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13  You see, blacksmith," said the sergeant, who had by this time picked out Joe with his eye, "we have had an accident with these, and I find the lock of one of 'em goes wrong, and the coupling don't act pretty.'
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14  I had grand ideas of the wealth and importance of Insurers of Ships in the City, and I began to think with awe of having laid a young Insurer on his back, blackened his enterprising eye, and cut his responsible head open.
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15  He looked across at me, and his eye appraised my watch-chain, and then he incidentally spat and said something to the other convict, and they laughed and slued themselves round with a clink of their coupling manacle, and looked at something else.
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16  The watchmaker, always poring over a little desk with a magnifying-glass at his eye, and always inspected by a group of smock-frocks poring over him through the glass of his shop-window, seemed to be about the only person in the High Street whose trade engaged his attention.
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17  In these dialogues, my sister spoke to me as if she were morally wrenching one of my teeth out at every reference; while Pumblechook himself, self-constituted my patron, would sit supervising me with a depreciatory eye, like the architect of my fortunes who thought himself engaged on a very unremunerative job.
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