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He stalked like the specter of a soldier, his eyes burning with the power of a stare into the unknown.
Stephen Crane
The Red Badge of Courage, Chapter 8   Context
As he basked in the smiles of the girls and was patted and complimented by the old men, he had felt growing within him the strength to do mighty deeds of arms.
Stephen Crane
The Red Badge of Courage, Chapter 1   Context
If he aimed at some changing form through the smoke, he pulled the trigger with a fierce grunt, as if he were dealing a blow of the fist with all his strength.
Stephen Crane
The Red Badge of Courage, Chapter 17   Context
A knowledge of its faded and jaded condition made the charge appear like a paroxysm, a display of the strength that comes before a final feebleness.
Stephen Crane
The Red Badge of Courage, Chapter 23   Context
As he basked in the smiles of the girls and was patted and complimented by the old men, he had felt growing within him the strength to do mighty deeds of arms.
Stephen Crane
The Red Badge of Courage, Chapter 1   Context
This matter cuts very deep, and though I have not finally made up my mind whether it is a benevolent or a malevolent agency which is in touch with us, I am conscious always of power and design.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 4. Sir Henry Baskerville   Context
There can be no question that Stapleton had a confidant, though it is unlikely that he ever placed himself in his power by sharing all his plans with him.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 15. A Retrospection   Context
At his command she consented to pass as his sister, though he found the limits of his power over her when he endeavoured to make her the direct accessory to murder.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 15. A Retrospection   Context
There were pride, valour, and strength in his thick brows, his sensitive nostrils, and his large hazel eyes.
A. Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 6. Baskerville Hall   Context
Dantes was about to speak; but feeling himself urged forward, and having neither the power nor the intention to resist, he mounted the steps, and was in an instant seated inside between two gendarmes; the two others took their places opposite, and the carriage rolled heavily over the stones.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 8. The Chateau D'If   Context
At last there was Waterloo, and Morrel came no more; he had done all that was in his power, and any fresh attempt would only compromise himself uselessly.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 13. The Hundred Days   Context
I was very far then from expecting the change you have just informed me of; namely, that four years afterwards, this colossus of power would be overthrown.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 16. A Learned Italian   Context
He found with pleasure that his captivity had taken away nothing of his power, and that he was still master of that element on whose bosom he had so often sported as a boy.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 21. The Island of Tiboulen   Context
The cause was not in Dantes, but in providence, who, while limiting the power of man, has filled him with boundless desires.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 23. The Island of Monte Cristo   Context
The young man remained standing and motionless, having but the force of will and not the power of execution.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 30. The Fifth of September   Context
From that time he had watched them, and profiting by the moment when her lover had left her alone, had carried her off, and believed he at length had her in his power, when the ball, directed by the unerring skill of the young herdsman, had pierced his heart.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 33. Roman Bandits   Context
And, to complete his resemblance with the fantastic heroes of the English poet, the count seemed to have the power of fascination.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 36. The Carnival at Rome   Context
I did all in my power to discover the murderers, but no one durst tell me their names, so much were they dreaded.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 44. The Vendetta   Context
Overhead I could accurately distinguish every movement of the jeweller, who, after making the best arrangements in his power for passing a comfortable night, threw himself on his bed, and I could hear it creak and groan beneath his weight.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 45. The Rain of Blood   Context
When he quitted me, he bade me be of good courage, and to rely upon his doing all in his power to convince my judges of my innocence.
Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo, Chapter 45. The Rain of Blood   Context
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