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1  Her eyes occasionally filled with tears, but those she repressed.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 47. MARTHA
2  Mr. Peggotty went occasionally to a public-house called The Willing Mind.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 3. I HAVE A CHANGE
3  I occasionally made a pretence of wanting a page or two of manuscript copied.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 44. OUR HOUSEKEEPING
4  We were very much together, I need not say; but occasionally we were asunder for some hours at a time.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 22. SOME OLD SCENES, AND SOME NEW PEOPLE
5  For good, too; though, in consequence of my previous emotions, I was still occasionally seized with a stormy sob.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 5. I AM SENT AWAY FROM HOME
6  He has occasional employment on the same newspaper, in getting up the facts of dry subjects, to be written about and embellished by more fertile minds.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 43. ANOTHER RETROSPECT
7  Mr. Micawber may have occasionally given a bill without consulting me, or he may have misled me as to the period when that obligation would become due.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 42. MISCHIEF
8  I resorted to Traddles for advice; who suggested that he should dictate speeches to me, at a pace, and with occasional stoppages, adapted to my weakness.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 38. A DISSOLUTION OF PARTNERSHIP
9  The staring of Mrs. Markleham during the whole narration, and the shrill, sharp interjections with which she occasionally interrupted it, defy description.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 45. MR. DICK FULFILS MY AUNT'S PREDICTIONS
10  My aunt retired behind the round green fan of former days, which was screwed on the back of a chair, and occasionally wiped her eyes, for about a quarter of an hour.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 47. MARTHA
11  Sir,' he rejoined, with an occasional separation and reunion of those delicate tips, 'my answer must be qualified; because, to betray Mr. James's confidence to his mother, and to betray it to you, are two different actions.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 46. INTELLIGENCE
12  The young woman went on in this manner for some time, being occasionally low in her spirits, until I think she began to weary Mr. James by giving way to her low spirits and tempers of that kind; and things were not so comfortable.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 46. INTELLIGENCE
13  His papers were in a little confusion, in consequence of Mr. Jack Maldon having lately proffered his occasional services as an amanuensis, and not being accustomed to that occupation; but we should soon put right what was amiss, and go on swimmingly.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 36. ENTHUSIASM
14  He occasionally made an attempt to smarten himself, and hum the fag-end of a tune; but his relapses into profound melancholy were only made the more impressive by the mockery of a hat exceedingly on one side, and a shirt-collar pulled up to his eyes.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 49. I AM INVOLVED IN MYSTERY
15  That there were now occasional sounds of feet and voices overhead which he inferred the cotton did not exclude, from the circumstance of his evidently being clutched by the lady as a victim on whom to expend her superabundant agitation when the sounds were loudest.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 1. I AM BORN
16  As I walked to and fro in the garden, and the twilight began to close around me, their little voices were hushed; and that peculiar silence which belongs to such an evening in the country when the lightest trees are quite still, save for the occasional droppings from their boughs, prevailed.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER 50. Mr. PEGGOTTY'S DREAM COMES TRUE
17  But Dora's aunts soon agreed to regard my aunt as an eccentric and somewhat masculine lady, with a strong understanding; and although my aunt occasionally ruffled the feathers of Dora's aunts, by expressing heretical opinions on various points of ceremony, she loved me too well not to sacrifice some of her little peculiarities to the general harmony.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 41. DORA'S AUNTS
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