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1  But that was not quite good enough, Mr. Holmes.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In II. THE RED-HEADED LEAGUE
2  Has only one male visitor, but a good deal of him.
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Get Context   In I. A Scandal in Bohemia
3  I have the honour to wish you a very good morning.
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4  And yet I believe that my eyes are as good as yours.
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5  He took a large villa, laid out the grounds very nicely, and lived generally in good style.
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Get Context   In VI. THE MAN WITH THE TWISTED LIP
6  Besides, I knew that my assistant was a good man, and that he would see to anything that turned up.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In II. THE RED-HEADED LEAGUE
7  This American had started from London when he was young, and he wanted to do the old town a good turn.
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Get Context   In II. THE RED-HEADED LEAGUE
8  I observe that there is a good deal of German music on the programme, which is rather more to my taste than Italian or French.
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Get Context   In II. THE RED-HEADED LEAGUE
9  I bought this estate, which chanced to be in the market, and I set myself to do a little good with my money, to make up for the way in which I had earned it.
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Get Context   In IV. THE BOSCOMBE VALLEY MYSTERY
10  Mr. St. Clair is now thirty-seven years of age, is a man of temperate habits, a good husband, a very affectionate father, and a man who is popular with all who know him.
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Get Context   In VI. THE MAN WITH THE TWISTED LIP
11  I painted my face, and to make myself as pitiable as possible I made a good scar and fixed one side of my lip in a twist by the aid of a small slip of flesh-coloured plaster.
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Get Context   In VI. THE MAN WITH THE TWISTED LIP
12  By the way, since you are interested in these little problems, and since you are good enough to chronicle one or two of my trifling experiences, you may be interested in this.
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Get Context   In I. A Scandal in Bohemia
13  I did not wish to lose such a place without a struggle, so, as I had heard that you were good enough to give advice to poor folk who were in need of it, I came right away to you.
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Get Context   In II. THE RED-HEADED LEAGUE
14  Now, Mr. Jabez Wilson here has been good enough to call upon me this morning, and to begin a narrative which promises to be one of the most singular which I have listened to for some time.
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15  Still, of course, I never dared to leave the room for an instant, for I was not sure when he might come, and the billet was such a good one, and suited me so well, that I would not risk the loss of it.
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Get Context   In II. THE RED-HEADED LEAGUE
16  The daughter was of a good, amiable disposition, but affectionate and warm-hearted in her ways, so that it was evident that with her fair personal advantages, and her little income, she would not be allowed to remain single long.
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Get Context   In III. A CASE OF IDENTITY
17  As he glanced down the advertisement column, with his head thrust forward and the paper flattened out upon his knee, I took a good look at the man and endeavoured, after the fashion of my companion, to read the indications which might be presented by his dress or appearance.
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Get Context   In II. THE RED-HEADED LEAGUE
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