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1  Tess, her cheeks on fire, moved away furtively, as if hardly moving at all.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XIX
2  The ashes under the grate were lit by the fire vertically, like a torrid waste.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 4 The Consequence: XXXIV
3  This final determination she came to when she looked into the fire, he holding her hand.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 4 The Consequence: XXXIV
4  When she got back, everything remained as she had left it, the fire being still burning.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XXXV
5  Tess had gone back to the inner parlour, and sat down by the fire, looking wistfully into it.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 4 The Consequence: XXXIV
6  When the dame had gone away he searched in the back quarters of the house for fuel, and speedily lit a fire.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XXXVI
7  Clare performed the irrelevant act of stirring the fire; the intelligence had not even yet got to the bottom of him.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XXXV
8  The underside of the mantel-shelf was flushed with the high-coloured light, and the legs of the table nearest the fire.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 4 The Consequence: XXXIV
9  Her hands and face appeared to be cold, and she had possibly been sitting dressed in the bedroom a long time without any fire.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XXXVI
10  The paint with which they were smeared, intensified in hue by the sunlight, imparted to them a look of having been dipped in liquid fire.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 2 Maiden No More: XIV
11  To a young man with the least fire in him that little upward lift in the middle of her red top lip was distracting, infatuating, maddening.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XXIV
12  She induced him to lie down on his own sofa bed, and covered him up warmly, lighting a temporary fire of wood, to dry any dampness out of him.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XXXVII
13  Gnats, knowing nothing of their brief glorification, wandered across the shimmer of this pathway, irradiated as if they bore fire within them, then passed out of its line, and were quite extinct.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 4 The Consequence: XXXII
14  The wheels of the dairyman's spring-cart, as he sped home from market, licked up the pulverized surface of the highway, and were followed by white ribands of dust, as if they had set a thin powder-train on fire.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XXIV
15  Moreover, his affection itself was less fire than radiance, and, with regard to the other sex, when he ceased to believe he ceased to follow: contrasting in this with many impressionable natures, who remain sensuously infatuated with what they intellectually despise.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XXXVI
16  He looked at the fire of logs, with its one flame pirouetting on the top in a dying dance after the breakfast-cooking and boiling, and it seemed to jig to his inward tune; also at the two chimney crooks dangling down from the cotterel, or cross-bar, plumed with soot, which quivered to the same melody; also at the half-empty kettle whining an accompaniment.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XVIII
17  The early mornings were still sufficiently cool to render a fire acceptable in the large room wherein they breakfasted; and, by Mrs Crick's orders, who held that he was too genteel to mess at their table, it was Angel Clare's custom to sit in the yawning chimney-corner during the meal, his cup-and-saucer and plate being placed on a hinged flap at his elbow.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XVIII
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