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There is no other door, and nobody goes in or out of that one but, once in a great while, the gentleman of my adventure.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,   Context
That was the amount of information that the lawyer carried back with him to the great, dark bed on which he tossed to and fro, until the small hours of the morning began to grow large.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,   Context
In the course of his nightly patrols, he had long grown accustomed to the quaint effect with which the footfalls of a single person, while he is still a great way off, suddenly spring out distinct from the vast hum and clatter of the city.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,   Context
But, I do sincerely take a great, a very great interest in that young man; and if I am taken away, Utterson, I wish you to promise me that you will bear with him and get his rights for him.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,   Context
And then all of a sudden he broke out in a great flame of anger, stamping with his foot, brandishing the cane, and carrying on (as the maid described it) like a madman.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,   Context
I should like to leave it in your hands, Utterson; you would judge wisely, I am sure; I have so great a trust in you.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,   Context
Here Poole motioned him to stand on one side and listen; while he himself, setting down the candle and making a great and obvious call on his resolution, mounted the steps and knocked with a somewhat uncertain hand on the red baize of the cabinet door.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,   Context
Utterson back across the yard and into the great kitchen, where the fire was out and the beetles were leaping on the floor.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,   Context
The door was very strong, the lock excellent; the carpenter avowed he would have great trouble and have to do much damage, if force were to be used; and the locksmith was near despair.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,   Context
These observations, though they have taken so great a space to be set down in, were yet the work of a few seconds.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,   Context
Yet the creature was astute; mastered his fury with a great effort of the will; composed his two important letters, one to Lanyon and one to Poole; and that he might receive actual evidence of their being posted, sent them out with directions that they should be registered.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,   Context
In short, from that day forth it seemed only by a great effort as of gymnastics, and only under the immediate stimulation of the drug, that I was able to wear the countenance of Jekyll.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,   Context
I feel sure that if Sir Charles could have spoken with me before his death he would have warned me against bringing this, the last of the old race, and the heir to great wealth, to that deadly place.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 3. The Problem   Context
Then he dashed in wild pursuit amid the stream of the traffic, but the start was too great, and already the cab was out of sight.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 4. Sir Henry Baskerville   Context
I have ample evidence that you are being dogged in London, and amid the millions of this great city it is difficult to discover who these people are or what their object can be.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 5. Three Broken Threads   Context
It is asking much of a wealthy man to come down and bury himself in a place of this kind, but I need not tell you that it means a very great deal to the countryside.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 7. The Stapletons of Merripit House   Context
To my dismay the creature flew straight for the great mire, and my acquaintance never paused for an instant, bounding from tuft to tuft behind it, his green net waving in the air.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 7. The Stapletons of Merripit House   Context
Life has become like that great Grimpen Mire, with little green patches everywhere into which one may sink and with no guide to point the track.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 7. The Stapletons of Merripit House   Context
In the middle of it rose two great stones, worn and sharpened at the upper end until they looked like the huge corroding fangs of some monstrous beast.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 8. First Report of Dr. Watson   Context
He has been excavating a barrow at Long Down and has got a prehistoric skull which fills him with great joy.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 8. First Report of Dr. Watson   Context
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