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1  I prefer you in your little gray everyday dress.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER III
2  He sat down by his wife, his elbows on his knees and his hands ruffling his gray hair.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XVII
3  A wax candle stood at each side of the minister's bent bald head with its gray temples.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER IX
4  In half an hour all was again in order, only the squares had become gray instead of black.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER I
5  Dolokhov, who had already changed into a soldier's gray greatcoat, did not wait to be called.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER II
6  And he again saw her not as the daughter of Prince Vasili, but visualized her whole body only veiled by its gray dress.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER I
7  And she spread out her arms to show her short-waisted, lace-trimmed, dainty gray dress, girdled with a broad ribbon just below the breast.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER II
8  The princess, who had a straight, rigid body, abnormally long for her legs, looked directly at Prince Vasili with no sign of emotion in her prominent gray eyes.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXI
9  "It may be treachery," said Prince Andrew, vividly imagining the gray overcoats, wounds, the smoke of gunpowder, the sounds of firing, and the glory that awaited him.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER XII
10  Tall and stout, holding high her fifty-year-old head with its gray curls, she stood surveying the guests, and leisurely arranged her wide sleeves as if rolling them up.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XVIII
11  Katie, she said to the maid, bring the princess her gray dress, and you'll see, Mademoiselle Bourienne, how I shall arrange it, she added, smiling with a foretaste of artistic pleasure.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER III
12  In front of them rows of gray cloaks were already visible through the smoke, and an officer catching sight of Bagration rushed shouting after the crowd of retreating soldiers, ordering them back.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER XVIII
13  The countess in turn, without omitting her duties as hostess, threw significant glances from behind the pineapples at her husband whose face and bald head seemed by their redness to contrast more than usual with his gray hair.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XVIII
14  Rostov could see nothing, peer as he would into that foggy distance: now something gleamed gray, now there was something black, now little lights seemed to glimmer where the enemy ought to be, now he fancied it was only something in his own eyes.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER XIII
15  As the bearers, among whom was Anna Mikhaylovna, passed the young man he caught a momentary glimpse between their heads and backs of the dying man's high, stout, uncovered chest and powerful shoulders, raised by those who were holding him under the armpits, and of his gray, curly, leonine head.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXIII
16  When the officers had emptied and smashed their glasses, Kirsten filled others and, in shirt sleeves and breeches, went glass in hand to the soldiers' bonfires and with his long gray mustache, his white chest showing under his open shirt, he stood in a majestic pose in the light of the campfire, waving his uplifted arm.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER X
17  Everyone sitting in this antechamber experienced the same feeling of respect and even fear when the enormously high study door opened and showed the figure of a rather small old man, with powdered wig, small withered hands, and bushy gray eyebrows which, when he frowned, sometimes hid the gleam of his shrewd, youthfully glittering eyes.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XXV
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