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1  Give me your definition of a horse.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER II
2  So many hundred Hands in this Mill; so many hundred horse Steam Power.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XI
3  He was a very light porter indeed; as light as in the days when he blinkingly defined a horse, for girl number twenty.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER I
4  This done, they walked about, waiting for the Circus to be quite vacated; not only by the audience, but by the company and by the horses.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VI
5  Then a horse was found; and she got another man to ride for life or death to the railroad, and send a message to Louisa, which she wrote and gave him.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VI
6  He had come on horseback, and must have passed through the neighbouring fields; for his horse was tied to the meadow side of the fence, within a few paces.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER X
7  With that he regarded her attentively with his fixed eye, surveyed his company with his loose one, kissed her, shook his head, and handed her to Mr. Gradgrind as to a horse.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER V
8  The Emperor of Japan, on a steady old white horse stencilled with black spots, was twirling five wash-hand basins at once, as it is the favourite recreation of that monarch to do.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VI
9  I asked her if she would know how to define a horse to-morrow, and offered to tell her again, and she ran away, and I ran after her, sir, that she might know how to answer when she was asked.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER V
10  From this dismal spot they were rescued by a savage old postilion, who happened to be up early, kicking a horse in a fly: and so were smuggled into the town by all the back lanes where the pigs lived: which, although not a magnificent or even savoury approach, was, as is usual in such cases, the legitimate highway.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VI
11  After putting his horse at Coketown through the storm, as if it were a leap, he waited up all night: from time to time ringing his bell with the greatest fury, charging the porter who kept watch with delinquency in withholding letters or messages that could not fail to have been entrusted to him, and demanding restitution on the spot.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER I