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1  and flower girls, all mingled gaily in the dance.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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2  'Heart's-ease is my favorite flower, and these will always remind me of the gentle giver.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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3  The hard, bitter feeling was getting pretty bad, when the maid brought in a box of flowers.
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4  Her face is right opposite, and it looks so sweet behind the flowers, I can't help watching it.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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5  She told that fib about her momma, as if she did know, and colored up when the flowers came quite prettily.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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6  He brought the flowers himself, and I should have asked him in, if I had been sure what was going on upstairs.
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7  I beg your pardon for being so rude, but sometimes you forget to put down the curtain at the window where the flowers are.
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8  "The note is from Mother, and the flowers from Laurie," said Meg simply, yet much gratified that he had not forgotten her.
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9  Let your flowers hang, don't be so careful of them, and be sure you don't trip, returned Sallie, trying not to care that Meg was prettier than herself.
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10  "No, nor felt such thorns," returned Laurie, with his thumb in his mouth, after a vain attempt to capture a solitary scarlet flower that grew just beyond his reach.
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11  On one side was an old, brown house, looking rather bare and shabby, robbed of the vines that in summer covered its walls and the flowers, which then surrounded it.
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12  Gardening, walks, rows on the river, and flower hunts employed the fine days, and for rainy ones, they had house diversions, some old, some new, all more or less original.
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13  Beth kept her face hidden on her mother's shoulder, but Amy stood like a graceful statue, with a most becoming ray of sunshine touching her white forehead and the flower in her hair.
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14  There was ice cream, actually two dishes of it, pink and white, and cake and fruit and distracting French bonbons and, in the middle of the table, four great bouquets of hot house flowers.
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15  "There is a lovely old-fashioned pearl set in the treasure chest, but Mother said real flowers were the prettiest ornament for a young girl, and Laurie promised to send me all I want," replied Meg.
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16  "Little Raphael," as her sisters called her, had a decided talent for drawing, and was never so happy as when copying flowers, designing fairies, or illustrating stories with queer specimens of art.
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17  "That looks too pretty to eat," he said, smiling with pleasure, as Jo uncovered the dish, and showed the blanc mange, surrounded by a garland of green leaves, and the scarlet flowers of Amy's pet geranium.
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18  "A flock of our fellows are going to drive over by-and-by, and I'll be hanged if I don't make them buy every flower she's got, and camp down before her table afterward," said Laurie, espousing her cause with warmth.
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19  Meg knew Sallie and was at her ease very soon, but Jo, who didn't care much for girls or girlish gossip, stood about, with her back carefully against the wall, and felt as much out of place as a colt in a flower garden.
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20  It seemed quite fairylike to Jo, as she went up and down the walks, enjoying the blooming walls on either side, the soft light, the damp sweet air, and the wonderful vines and trees that hung about her, while her new friend cut the finest flowers till his hands were full.
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