MARRIAGE in Classic Quotes

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1  It always seemed to him that there was something not quite right about this intended marriage.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER I
2  "You have been caught once already by a 'little girl,'" said Dolokhov who knew of Kuragin's marriage.'
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 8: CHAPTER XI
3  Nicholas did not go to Moscow, and the countess did not renew the conversation with him about marriage.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER VIII
4  Then she told him that she knew of a splendid girl and tried to discover what he thought about marriage.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER VIII
5  The countess had written direct to Julie's mother in Moscow suggesting a marriage between their children and had received a favorable answer from her.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER VIII
6  She thought of Natasha and of her own youth, and of how there was something unnatural and dreadful in this impending marriage of Natasha and Prince Andrew.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER X
7  He first implored her to forgive him and Sonya and consent to their marriage, then he threatened that if she molested Sonya he would at once marry her secretly.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER XIII
8  After hearing the details of Anatole's marriage from Pierre, and giving vent to her anger against Anatole in words of abuse, Marya Dmitrievna told Pierre why she had sent for him.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 8: CHAPTER XIX
9  Napoleon Bonaparte was despised by all as long as he was great, but now that he has become a wretched comedian the Emperor Francis wants to offer him his daughter in an illegal marriage.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 8: CHAPTER I
10  Once, when he had touched on this topic with his mother, he discovered, to his surprise and somewhat to his satisfaction, that in the depth of her soul she too had doubts about this marriage.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER I
11  Kuragin was to put her into a troyka he would have ready and to drive her forty miles to the village of Kamenka, where an unfrocked priest was in readiness to perform a marriage ceremony over them.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 8: CHAPTER XVI
12  She knew what she ought to have said to Natasha, but she had been unable to say it because Mademoiselle Bourienne was in the way, and because, without knowing why, she felt it very difficult to speak of the marriage.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 8: CHAPTER VII
13  The doctor, whether from lack of means or because he did not like to part from his young wife in the early days of their marriage, took her about with him wherever the hussar regiment went and his jealousy had become a standing joke among the hussar officers.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 9: CHAPTER XII
14  The countess, who had long noticed what was going on between them and was expecting this declaration, listened to him in silence and then told her son that he might marry whom he pleased, but that neither she nor his father would give their blessing to such a marriage.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER XIII
15  A man who would have been afraid ten years before of going every day to the house when there was a girl of seventeen there, for fear of compromising her and committing himself, would now go boldly every day and treat her not as a marriageable girl but as a sexless acquaintance.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 8: CHAPTER V
16  Nicholas expressed his disapproval of the postponement of the marriage for a year; but Natasha attacked her brother with exasperation, proving to him that it could not be otherwise, and that it would be a bad thing to enter a family against the father's will, and that she herself wished it so.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 7: CHAPTER I