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1  "I am a poor judge of music," he said, looking sternly at her.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
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2  Varenka came, however, in the evening and brought a roll of music with her.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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3  She could not accompany herself, but she could sing music at sight very well.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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4  She went indoors, collected her music, and saying good-bye to everyone, was about to go.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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5  As he went out Levin met many more acquaintances, with whom he talked of politics, of music, and of common acquaintances.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
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6  He tried to avoid meeting musical connoisseurs or talkative acquaintances, and stood looking at the floor straight before him, listening.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
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7  He flushed slightly, and hurriedly asked her to waltz, but he had only just put his arm round her waist and taken the first step when the music suddenly stopped.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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8  Through the closed doors came the sounds of the discreet staccato accompaniment of the orchestra, and a single female voice rendering distinctly a musical phrase.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
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9  "But the humiliation," said Kitty, "the humiliation one can never forget, can never forget," she said, remembering her look at the last ball during the pause in the music.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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10  Bending her left hand, she laid it on his shoulder, and her little feet in their pink slippers began swiftly, lightly, and rhythmically moving over the slippery floor in time to the music.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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11  He was fond of talking about Shakespeare, Raphael, Beethoven, of the significance of new schools of poetry and music, all of which were classified by him with very conspicuous consistency.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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12  To forget himself in sleep was impossible now, at least till nighttime; he could not go back now to the music sung by the decanter-women; so he must forget himself in the dream of daily life.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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13  The bright sun, the brilliant green of the foliage, the strains of the music were for her the natural setting of all these familiar faces, with their changes to greater emaciation or to convalescence, for which she watched.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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14  Pestsov, who was standing beside him, was talking to him almost all the time, condemning the music for its excessive affected assumption of simplicity, and comparing it with the simplicity of the Pre-Raphaelites in painting.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
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15  She knew that in politics, in philosophy, in theology, Alexey Alexandrovitch often had doubts, and made investigations; but on questions of art and poetry, and, above all, of music, of which he was totally devoid of understanding, he had the most distinct and decided opinions.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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16  And kissing Kitty once more, without saying what was important, she stepped out courageously with the music under her arm and vanished into the twilight of the summer night, bearing away with her her secret of what was important and what gave her the calm and dignity so much to be envied.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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17  He tried not to let his attention be distracted, and not to spoil his impression by looking at the conductor in a white tie, waving his arms, which always disturbed his enjoyment of music so much, or the ladies in bonnets, with strings carefully tied over their ears, and all these people either thinking of nothing at all or thinking of all sorts of things except the music.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
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