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1  Joe recited this couplet with such manifest pride and careful perspicuity, that I asked him if he had made it himself.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter VII
2  As I lay in bed looking at him, it made me, in my weak state, cry again with pleasure to see the pride with which he set about his letter.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LVII
3  But it was very pleasant to see the pride with which he hoisted it up and made it fast; smiling as he did so, with a relish and not merely mechanically.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXV
4  My dread always was, that this knowledge on her part laid me under a heavy disadvantage with her pride, and made me the subject of a rebellious struggle in her bosom.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXXVIII
5  My thoughts were further distracted by the excessive pride of Mr. and Mrs. Hubble, who were surpassingly conceited and vainglorious in being members of so distinguished a procession.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXXV
6  That she had done a grievous thing in taking an impressionable child to mould into the form that her wild resentment, spurned affection, and wounded pride found vengeance in, I knew full well.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLIX
7  I had heard of her as leading a most unhappy life, and as being separated from her husband, who had used her with great cruelty, and who had become quite renowned as a compound of pride, avarice, brutality, and meanness.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LIX