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Quotes from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
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1  I departed, obeying his directions.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIII
2  She obeyed him with what speed she might.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIV
3  I obeyed: joy made me agile: I sprang up before him.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV
4  Mr. Mason obeyed, because it was evidently useless to resist.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XX
5  All I had now to do was to obey him in silence: no need for me to colloquise further.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
6  I obeyed him; then he put the glass on the table, stood before me, and looked at me attentively.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVII
7  I obeyed him, and walked down to the traveller, by this time struggling himself free of his steed.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
8  Helen sighed as her reverie fled, and getting up, obeyed the monitor without reply as without delay.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI
9  I should have been afraid to touch a horse when alone, but when told to do it, I was disposed to obey.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
10  I was about mechanically to obey him, without further remonstrance; but as he helped me into the carriage, he looked at my face.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIV
11  Burns obeyed: I looked at her narrowly as she emerged from the book-closet; she was just putting back her handkerchief into her pocket, and the trace of a tear glistened on her thin cheek.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI
12  I did as I was bid, though I would much rather have remained somewhat in the shade; but Mr. Rochester had such a direct way of giving orders, it seemed a matter of course to obey him promptly.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
13  Miss Temple passed her handkerchief over her lips, as if to smooth away the involuntary smile that curled them; she gave the order, however, and when the first class could take in what was required of them, they obeyed.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
14  I must be served at the fireside, she said; and she placed before me a little round stand with my cup and a plate of toast, absolutely as she used to accommodate me with some privately purloined dainty on a nursery chair: and I smiled and obeyed her as in bygone days.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI
15  Well might I dread, well might I dislike Mrs. Reed; for it was her nature to wound me cruelly; never was I happy in her presence; however carefully I obeyed, however strenuously I strove to please her, my efforts were still repulsed and repaid by such sentences as the above.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV