1 Day and night we are watching over your welfare.
2 Last night, however, it came back to me in my dream.
3 And now, comrades, I will tell you about my dream of last night.
4 Comrades, you have heard already about the strange dream that I had last night.
5 From morning to night he was pushing and pulling, always at the spot where the work was hardest.
6 Every night, it was said, he came creeping in under cover of darkness and performed all kinds of mischief.
7 Mr. Jones, of the Manor Farm, had locked the hen-houses for the night, but was too drunk to remember to shut the pop-holes.
8 Having got there, he collected two successive loads of stone and dragged them down to the windmill before retiring for the night.
9 Then a goose came forward and confessed to having secreted six ears of corn during the last year's harvest and eaten them in the night.
10 These scenes of terror and slaughter were not what they had looked forward to on that night when old Major first stirred them to rebellion.
11 Then they sang 'Beasts of England' from end to end seven times running, and after that they settled down for the night and slept as they had never slept before.
12 Finally there came a night when the gale was so violent that the farm buildings rocked on their foundations and several tiles were blown off the roof of the barn.
13 They were so delighted with the song that they sang it right through five times in succession, and might have continued singing it all night if they had not been interrupted.
14 Four dogs guarded his bed at night, one at each corner, and a young pig named Pinkeye was given the task of tasting all his food before he ate it, lest it should be poisoned.
Animal Farm By George OrwellGet Context In Chapter VIII
15 Word had gone round during the day that old Major, the prize Middle White boar, had had a strange dream on the previous night and wished to communicate it to the other animals.
16 If a window was broken or a drain was blocked up, someone was certain to say that Snowball had come in the night and done it, and when the key of the store-shed was lost, the whole farm was convinced that Snowball had thrown it down the well.
17 If she herself had had any picture of the future, it had been of a society of animals set free from hunger and the whip, all equal, each working according to his capacity, the strong protecting the weak, as she had protected the lost brood of ducklings with her foreleg on the night of Major's speech.
Your search result possibly is over 17 sentences. If you upgrade to a VIP account, you will see up to 500 sentences for one search.