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1  I was received at the foot of the stairs by Mr. Rochester.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVI
2  Bessie had retained her quick temper as well as her light foot and good looks.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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3  I could not; though I had been on foot all day, I could not now repose an instant; I was too much excited.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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4  Preconceived opinions, foregone determinations, are all I have at this hour to stand by: there I plant my foot.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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5  The last mile I performed on foot, having dismissed the chaise and driver with the double remuneration I had promised.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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6  , and soon after four I stood at the foot of the sign-post of Whitcross, waiting the arrival of the coach which was to take me to distant Thornfield.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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7  In listening, I sobbed convulsively; for I could repress what I endured no longer; I was obliged to yield, and I was shaken from head to foot with acute distress.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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8  Thence a narrow passage led into the hall: in crossing it, I perceived my sandal was loose; I stopped to tie it, kneeling down for that purpose on the mat at the foot of the staircase.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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9  I shuddered as I stood and looked round me: it was an inclement day for outdoor exercise; not positively rainy, but darkened by a drizzling yellow fog; all under foot was still soaking wet with the floods of yesterday.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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10  I looked in vain for her I had first seen the night before; she was not visible: Miss Miller occupied the foot of the table where I sat, and a strange, foreign-looking, elderly lady, the French teacher, as I afterwards found, took the corresponding seat at the other board.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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11  In seeking the door, I turned an angle: there shot out the friendly gleam again, from the lozenged panes of a very small latticed window, within a foot of the ground, made still smaller by the growth of ivy or some other creeping plant, whose leaves clustered thick over the portion of the house wall in which it was set.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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12  I wrestled with my own resolution: I wanted to be weak that I might avoid the awful passage of further suffering I saw laid out for me; and Conscience, turned tyrant, held Passion by the throat, told her tauntingly, she had yet but dipped her dainty foot in the slough, and swore that with that arm of iron he would thrust her down to unsounded depths of agony.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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