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1  It was paved and clean, but grass was growing in every crevice.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter VIII
2  "Not a bit of it," returned Wemmick, growing bolder and bolder.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LI
3  I was took up, took up, took up, to that extent that I reg'larly grow'd up took up.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLII
4  I, for my part, was thoughtful too; for, how best to check this growing change in Joe was a great perplexity to my remorseful thoughts.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LVII
5  You see, dear boy, when I was over yonder, t'other side the world, I was always a looking to this side; and it come flat to be there, for all I was a growing rich.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LIV
6  The cleared space had been enclosed with a rough fence, and looking over it, I saw that some of the old ivy had struck root anew, and was growing green on low quiet mounds of ruin.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LIX
7  There was something so remarkable in the increasing glare of Mr. Wopsle's eye, and he seemed to be turning so many things over in his mind and to grow so confused, that I could not make it out.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLVII
8  He seemed to have more breathing business to do than another man, and to make more noise in doing it; and I was conscious of growing high-shouldered on one side, in my shrinking endeavors to fend him off.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXVIII
9  And unless I deceive myself on a point where my interests or prepossessions are certainly not concerned, I saw that Mr. and Mrs. Pocket's children were not growing up or being brought up, but were tumbling up.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXII
10  And now the range of marshes lay clear before us, with the sails of the ships on the river growing out of it; and we went into the churchyard, close to the graves of my unknown parents, Philip Pirrip, late of this parish, and Also Georgiana, Wife of the Above.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXXV
11  Put the case that he often saw children solemnly tried at a criminal bar, where they were held up to be seen; put the case that he habitually knew of their being imprisoned, whipped, transported, neglected, cast out, qualified in all ways for the hangman, and growing up to be hanged.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LI
12  This effect on my anxious fancy was partly referable, no doubt, to his old face and manner growing more familiar to me; but I believe too that he dragged one of his legs as if there were still a weight of iron on it, and that from head to foot there was Convict in the very grain of the man.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XL