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1  All the rest of the house was filled with non-participating scholars.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI
2  A puzzled amazement awoke in every face in the house, not even excepting Potter's.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIII
3  Then he went tearing around the house again spreading chaos and destruction in his path.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
4  Sid had better judgment than to utter the thought that was in his mind as he left the house.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
5  He began to find himself hanging around her father's house, nights, and feeling very miserable.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
6  But he made a sad business of it with his unsteady hand, and a smothered titter rippled over the house.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI
7  Then Tom marched out of the house and over the hills and far away, to return to school no more that day.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
8  They always bury it under a ha'nted house or on an island, or under a dead tree that's got one limb sticking out.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV
9  The perplexity and dissatisfaction of the house expressed itself in murmurs and provoked a reproof from the bench.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIII
10  True, he had the manifest sympathy of the house but he had the house's silence, too, which was even worse than its sympathy.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI
11  Tom partly uncovered a dismal caricature of a house with two gable ends to it and a corkscrew of smoke issuing from the chimney.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER V
12  In that wise he was borne across the house and deposited in his own seat, under a peppering fire of giggles from the whole school.
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13  The Sunday-school children distributed themselves about the house and occupied pews with their parents, so as to be under supervision.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER V
14  No longer ago than yesterday noon, my Tom took and filled the cat full of Pain-killer, and I did think the cretur would tear the house down.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XV
15  But there was no whispering in the house; only the funereal rustling of dresses as the women gathered to their seats disturbed the silence there.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
16  Then they sat together, with a slate before them, and Tom gave Becky the pencil and held her hand in his, guiding it, and so created another surprising house.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
17  No need of the as yet un-dreamed-of telegraph; the tale flew from man to man, from group to group, from house to house, with little less than telegraphic speed.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
18  He kept up this grotesque foolishness for some time; but by-and-by, while he was in the midst of some dangerous gymnastic performances, he glanced aside and saw that the little girl was wending her way toward the house.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER III
19  There in the middle of the moonlit valley below them stood the "ha'nted" house, utterly isolated, its fences gone long ago, rank weeds smothering the very doorsteps, the chimney crumbled to ruin, the window-sashes vacant, a corner of the roof caved in.
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20  The boys gazed awhile, half expecting to see a blue light flit past a window; then talking in a low tone, as befitted the time and the circumstances, they struck far off to the right, to give the haunted house a wide berth, and took their way homeward through the woods that adorned the rearward side of Cardiff Hill.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV
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