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They were moved by fear or vanity, rejoiced or were indignant, reasoned, imagining that they knew what they were doing and did it of their own free will, but they all were involuntary tools of history, carrying on a work concealed from them but comprehensible to us.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V4), BOOK 10: CHAPTER I   Context
But such distractions lasted only a moment, and for eight hours the men had been inactive, without food, in constant fear of death, and their pale and gloomy faces grew ever paler and gloomier.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V4), BOOK 10: CHAPTER XXXVI   Context
The horse first, regardless of whether it was right or wrong to show fear, snorted, reared almost throwing the major, and galloped aside.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V4), BOOK 10: CHAPTER XXXVI   Context
He was convinced that he alone could maintain command of the army in these difficult circumstances, and that in all the world he alone could encounter the invincible Napoleon without fear, and he was horrified at the thought of the order he had to issue.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V4), BOOK 11: CHAPTER III   Context
The French followed him with astonishment in their eyes chiefly because Pierre, unlike all the other Russians who gazed at the French with fear and curiosity, paid no attention to them.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V4), BOOK 11: CHAPTER XXXIII   Context
At the mention of Princess Mary he experienced a feeling of shyness and even of fear, which he himself did not understand.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V4), BOOK 12: CHAPTER V   Context
Those eyes expressed entreaty, shame at having to ask, fear of a refusal, and readiness for relentless hatred in case of such refusal.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V4), BOOK 12: CHAPTER VIII   Context
In contrast with the dread felt by the infantrymen placed in support, here in the battery where a small number of men busy at their work were separated from the rest by a trench, everyone experienced a common and as it were family feeling of animation.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V4), BOOK 10: CHAPTER XXXI   Context
To see him, talk to him, feel his eyes on her now that her whole soul was overflowing with those dreadful, wicked temptations, was a torment of joy and terror.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V4), BOOK 10: CHAPTER VIII   Context
Beside himself with terror Pierre jumped up and ran back to the battery, as to the only refuge from the horrors that surrounded him.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V4), BOOK 10: CHAPTER XXXII   Context
It seemed to her that something heavy was beating rhythmically against all the walls of the room: it was her own heart, sinking with alarm and terror and overflowing with love.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V4), BOOK 11: CHAPTER XXXI   Context
When she saw an indistinct shape in the corner, and mistook his knees raised under the quilt for his shoulders, she imagined a horrible body there, and stood still in terror.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V4), BOOK 11: CHAPTER XXXI   Context
It was the unexpected realization of the fact that he still valued life as presented to him in the form of his love for Natasha, and a last, though ultimately vanquished, attack of terror before the unknown.
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace(V4), BOOK 12: CHAPTER XVI   Context
Anna glancing down at once recognized Vronsky, and a strange feeling of pleasure and at the same time of dread of something stirred in her heart.
Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina(V1), PART 1: Chapter 21   Context
She was frightened of the dog, that ran in after Levin, and uttered a shriek, but began laughing at her own fright at once when she was told the dog would not hurt her.
Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina(V1), PART 3: Chapter 25   Context
The place where she stood seemed to him a holy shrine, unapproachable, and there was one moment when he was almost retreating, so overwhelmed was he with terror.
Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina(V1), PART 1: Chapter 9   Context
Three minutes later Levin ran full speed into the corridor, not looking at his watch for fear of aggravating his sufferings.
Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina(V2), PART 5: Chapter 3   Context
Women who were quite strangers, mere spectators, were watching it excitedly, holding their breath, in fear of losing a single movement or expression of the bride and bridegroom, and angrily not answering, often not hearing, the remarks of the callous men, who kept making joking or irrelevant observations.
Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina(V2), PART 5: Chapter 5   Context
Now when he heard that she was here, he was suddenly conscious of such delight, and at the same time of such dread, that his breath failed him and he could not utter what he wanted to say.
Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina(V2), PART 4: Chapter 9   Context
She thought of them on the one day of their triumph, when they had stood like Kitty under the wedding crown, with love and hope and dread in their hearts, renouncing the past, and stepping forward into the mysterious future.
Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina(V2), PART 5: Chapter 5   Context
She and Levin had a conversation of their own, yet not a conversation, but some sort of mysterious communication, which brought them every moment nearer, and stirred in both a sense of glad terror before the unknown into which they were entering.
Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina(V2), PART 4: Chapter 11   Context
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