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1  The Baron's son seemed to be in every respect worthy of his father.
Candide By Voltaire
ContextHighlight   In I
2  I am Charles Edward, King of England; my father has resigned all his legal rights to me.
Candide By Voltaire
ContextHighlight   In XXVI
3  I shall have ever present to my memory the dreadful day, on which I saw my father and mother killed, and my sister ravished.
Candide By Voltaire
ContextHighlight   In XV
4  I am now one hundred and seventy-two years old, and I learnt of my late father, Master of the Horse to the King, the amazing revolutions of Peru, of which he had been an eyewitness.
Candide By Voltaire
ContextHighlight   In XVIII
5  I was in bed and fast asleep when it pleased God to send the Bulgarians to our delightful castle of Thunder-ten-Tronckh; they slew my father and brother, and cut my mother in pieces.
Candide By Voltaire
ContextHighlight   In VIII
6  A Jesuit sprinkled us with some holy water; it was horribly salt; a few drops of it fell into my eyes; the father perceived that my eyelids stirred a little; he put his hand upon my heart and felt it beat.
Candide By Voltaire
ContextHighlight   In XV
7  When the Bulgarians retired, my dear sister could not be found; but my mother, my father, and myself, with two maid-servants and three little boys all of whom had been slain, were put in a hearse, to be conveyed for interment to a chapel belonging to the Jesuits, within two leagues of our family seat.
Candide By Voltaire
ContextHighlight   In XV