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1  He was a very handsome young man, of medium height, with firm, clearcut features.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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2  Be the kindhearted man you always were, she said, trying to smile though tears were in her eyes.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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3  The people only gave him power that he might rid them of the Bourbons and because they saw that he was a great man.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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4  With these words she greeted Prince Vasili Kuragin, a man of high rank and importance, who was the first to arrive at her reception.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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5  This stout young man was an illegitimate son of Count Bezukhov, a well-known grandee of Catherine's time who now lay dying in Moscow.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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6  When he returned to Moscow his father dismissed the abbe and said to the young man, "Now go to Petersburg, look round, and choose your profession."
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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7  "Yes, if having obtained power, without availing himself of it to commit murder he had restored it to the rightful king, I should have called him a great man," remarked the vicomte.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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8  One must admit," continued Prince Andrew, "that Napoleon as a man was great on the bridge of Arcola, and in the hospital at Jaffa where he gave his hand to the plague-stricken; but.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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9  The young man had not yet entered either the military or civil service, as he had only just returned from abroad where he had been educated, and this was his first appearance in society.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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10  Prince Vasili did not reply, though, with the quickness of memory and perception befitting a man of the world, he indicated by a movement of the head that he was considering this information.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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11  One of the next arrivals was a stout, heavily built young man with close-cropped hair, spectacles, the light-colored breeches fashionable at that time, a very high ruffle, and a brown dress coat.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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12  Pierre had managed to start a conversation with the abbe about the balance of power, and the latter, evidently interested by the young man's simple-minded eagerness, was explaining his pet theory.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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13  He spoke in that refined French in which our grandfathers not only spoke but thought, and with the gentle, patronizing intonation natural to a man of importance who had grown old in society and at court.
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14  And having got rid of this young man who did not know how to behave, she resumed her duties as hostess and continued to listen and watch, ready to help at any point where the conversation might happen to flag.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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15  The vicomte was a nice-looking young man with soft features and polished manners, who evidently considered himself a celebrity but out of politeness modestly placed himself at the disposal of the circle in which he found himself.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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16  If Buonaparte remains on the throne of France a year longer," the vicomte continued, with the air of a man who, in a matter with which he is better acquainted than anyone else, does not listen to others but follows the current of his own thoughts, "things will have gone too far.
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17  The vicomte appreciated this silent praise and smiling gratefully prepared to continue, but just then Anna Pavlovna, who had kept a watchful eye on the young man who so alarmed her, noticed that he was talking too loudly and vehemently with the abbe, so she hurried to the rescue.
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