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1  He reached the yard; and his passion vanished in a moment.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
2  Indeed, indeed, it was two other boys, said Oliver, clasping his hands passionately, and looking round.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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3  Mr. Fang sat silent for some minutes, and then, turning round to the prosecutor, said in a towering passion.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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4  She sank into Mr. Bumble's arms; and that gentleman in his agitation, imprinted a passionate kiss upon her chaste nose.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVII
5  He walked up one street, and down another, until exercise had abated the first passion of his grief; and then the revulsion of feeling made him thirsty.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVII
6  Fagin raised his right hand, and shook his trembling forefinger in the air; but his passion was so great, that the power of speech was for the moment gone.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLVII
7  With these words, which were uttered with all the energy of passionate grief, Oliver fell upon his knees at the Jew's feet; and beat his hands together, in perfect desperation.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVI
8  There is something about a roused woman: especially if she add to all her other strong passions, the fierce impulses of recklessness and despair; which few men like to provoke.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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9  The mental agony I have suffered, during the last two days, wrings from me the avowal to you of a passion which, as you well know, is not one of yesterday, nor one I have lightly formed.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIV
10  Harry Maylie, after the very first morning when he met Oliver coming laden home, was seized with such a passion for flowers, and displayed such a taste in their arrangement, as left his young companion far behind.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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11  It was observable, too, that ladies and gentlemen who were in passions of anguish during the ceremony of interment, recovered almost as soon as they reached home, and became quite composed before the tea-drinking was over.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI
12  The actors in the mimic life of the theatre, are blind to violent transitions and abrupt impulses of passion or feeling, which, presented before the eyes of mere spectators, are at once condemned as outrageous and preposterous.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
13  I owe it to myself, that I, a friendless, portionless, girl, with a blight upon my name, should not give your friends reason to suspect that I had sordidly yielded to your first passion, and fastened myself, a clog, on all your hopes and projects.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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14  A moment before, his clenched hands had grasped the air; his eyes had dilated; and his face grown livid with passion; but now, he shrunk into a chair, and, cowering together, trembled with the apprehension of having himself disclosed some hidden villainy.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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15  He talked of miseries which his wife had brought upon him; of the rebellious disposition, vice, malice, and premature bad passions of you his only son, who had been trained to hate him; and left you, and your mother, each an annuity of eight hundred pounds.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER LI
16  The girl stamped her foot violently on the floor as she vented this threat; and with her lips compressed, and her hands clenched, looked alternately at the Jew and the other robber: her face quite colourless from the passion of rage into which she had gradually worked herself.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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17  The girl said nothing more; but, tearing her hair and dress in a transport of passion, made such a rush at the Jew as would probably have left signal marks of her revenge upon him, had not her wrists been seized by Sikes at the right moment; upon which, she made a few ineffectual struggles, and fainted.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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