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1  You have been looking a little pale lately.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In IV. THE BOSCOMBE VALLEY MYSTERY
2  Presently he emerged, looking even more flurried than before.
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Get Context   In I. A Scandal in Bohemia
3  I have just been looking through all the recent papers in order to master the particulars.
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Get Context   In IV. THE BOSCOMBE VALLEY MYSTERY
4  I shall take nothing for granted until I have the opportunity of looking personally into it.
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Get Context   In IV. THE BOSCOMBE VALLEY MYSTERY
5  Then he walked slowly up the street, and then down again to the corner, still looking keenly at the houses.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In II. THE RED-HEADED LEAGUE
6  I could not imagine a man of your habits looking at himself in an equal light and being satisfied with such a result.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In IV. THE BOSCOMBE VALLEY MYSTERY
7  My friend rose lazily from his armchair and stood with his hands in the pockets of his dressing-gown, looking over my shoulder.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In XI. THE ADVENTURE OF THE BERYL CORONET
8  But you may imagine what I felt when, just as I came to the altar rails, I glanced back and saw Frank standing and looking at me out of the first pew.
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Get Context   In X. THE ADVENTURE OF THE NOBLE BACHELOR
9  He sat at my side in silence all the time, and I was aware, more than once when I glanced in his direction, that he was looking at me with great intensity.
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Get Context   In IX. THE ADVENTURE OF THE ENGINEER’S THUMB
10  I walked down the narrow passage between the double row of sleepers, holding my breath to keep out the vile, stupefying fumes of the drug, and looking about for the manager.
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Get Context   In VI. THE MAN WITH THE TWISTED LIP
11  Moulton, an American gentleman, had left only the day before, and on looking over the entries against him, I came upon the very items which I had seen in the duplicate bill.
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Get Context   In X. THE ADVENTURE OF THE NOBLE BACHELOR
12  I had stooped and was scraping at this to see exactly what it was when I heard a muttered exclamation in German and saw the cadaverous face of the colonel looking down at me.
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Get Context   In IX. THE ADVENTURE OF THE ENGINEER’S THUMB
13  Irene Adler, as I will still call her, had hurried up the steps; but she stood at the top with her superb figure outlined against the lights of the hall, looking back into the street.
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Get Context   In I. A Scandal in Bohemia
14  Shortly after my return I heard the wheels of his trap in the yard, and, looking out of my window, I saw him get out and walk rapidly out of the yard, though I was not aware in which direction he was going.
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Get Context   In IV. THE BOSCOMBE VALLEY MYSTERY
15  I was leaning against the wall at the time and looking at the geese which were waddling about round my feet, and suddenly an idea came into my head which showed me how I could beat the best detective that ever lived.
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Get Context   In VII. THE ADVENTURE OF THE BLUE CARBUNCLE
16  While she was walking in this way down Swandam Lane, she suddenly heard an ejaculation or cry, and was struck cold to see her husband looking down at her and, as it seemed to her, beckoning to her from a second-floor window.
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Get Context   In VI. THE MAN WITH THE TWISTED LIP
17  Sherlock Holmes was a man, however, who, when he had an unsolved problem upon his mind, would go for days, and even for a week, without rest, turning it over, rearranging his facts, looking at it from every point of view until he had either fathomed it or convinced himself that his data were insufficient.
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Get Context   In VI. THE MAN WITH THE TWISTED LIP
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