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1  "It's just the life for me," said Tom.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIII
2  I never used a weepon in my life before, Joe.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
3  The charm of life was gone; there was nothing but dreariness left.
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4  In a word, everything that goes to make life precious that boy had.
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5  Tom presently began to drift insensibly back into the concerns of this life again.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
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6  SATURDAY morning was come, and all the summer world was bright and fresh, and brimming with life.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER II
7  Gradually the cool dim gray of the morning whitened, and as gradually sounds multiplied and life manifested itself.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
8  THERE comes a time in every rightly-constructed boy's life when he has a raging desire to go somewhere and dig for hidden treasure.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV
9  It may be remarked, in passing, that the number of compositions in which the word "beauteous" was over-fondled, and human experience referred to as "life's page," was up to the usual average.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI
10  Tom felt that it was time to wake up; this sort of life might be romantic enough, in his blighted condition, but it was getting to have too little sentiment and too much distracting variety about it.
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11  Old Hundred swelled up with a triumphant burst, and while it shook the rafters Tom Sawyer the Pirate looked around upon the envying juveniles about him and confessed in his heart that this was the proudest moment of his life.
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12  Joe was for being a hermit, and living on crusts in a remote cave, and dying, some time, of cold and want and grief; but after listening to Tom, he conceded that there were some conspicuous advantages about a life of crime, and so he consented to be a pirate.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain
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13  He had never seen as much as fifty dollars in one mass before, and he was like all boys of his age and station in life, in that he imagined that all references to "hundreds" and "thousands" were mere fanciful forms of speech, and that no such sums really existed in the world.
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14  And when he had finished and still stood alive and whole, their wavering impulse to break their oath and save the poor betrayed prisoner's life faded and vanished away, for plainly this miscreant had sold himself to Satan and it would be fatal to meddle with the property of such a power as that.
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15  It seemed to him that life was but a trouble, at best, and he more than half envied Jimmy Hodges, so lately released; it must be very peaceful, he thought, to lie and slumber and dream forever and ever, with the wind whispering through the trees and caressing the grass and the flowers over the grave, and nothing to bother and grieve about, ever any more.
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