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1  One evening I went into the back drawing-room in which the priest had died.
Dubliners By James Joyce
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2  The former tenant of our house, a priest, had died in the back drawing-room.
Dubliners By James Joyce
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3  She went to the priest and got a separation from him with care of the children.
Dubliners By James Joyce
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4  The fancy came to me that the old priest was smiling as he lay there in his coffin.
Dubliners By James Joyce
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5  He read it not aloud, but moving his lips as a priest does when he reads the prayers Secreto.
Dubliners By James Joyce
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6  He had been a very charitable priest; in his will he had left all his money to institutions and the furniture of his house to his sister.
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7  The priest's figure now stood upright in the pulpit, two-thirds of its bulk, crowned by a massive red face, appearing above the balustrade.
Dubliners By James Joyce
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8  So then they got the keys and opened the chapel and the clerk and Father O'Rourke and another priest that was there brought in a light for to look for him.
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9  The Freeman man had come in to say that he could not wait for the concert as he had to report the lecture which an American priest was giving in the Mansion House.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Get Context   In A MOTHER
10  I too listened; but there was no sound in the house: and I knew that the old priest was lying still in his coffin as we had seen him, solemn and truculent in death, an idle chalice on his breast.
Dubliners By James Joyce
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11  He had told me stories about the catacombs and about Napoleon Bonaparte, and he had explained to me the meaning of the different ceremonies of the Mass and of the different vestments worn by the priest.
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12  And yet during all those years she had never found out the name of the priest whose yellowing photograph hung on the wall above the broken harmonium beside the coloured print of the promises made to Blessed Margaret Mary Alacoque.
Dubliners By James Joyce
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13  The recollection of his confession of the night before was a cause of acute pain to him; the priest had drawn out every ridiculous detail of the affair and in the end had so magnified his sin that he was almost thankful at being afforded a loophole of reparation.
Dubliners By James Joyce
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14  It may have been these constant showers of snuff which gave his ancient priestly garments their green faded look for the red handkerchief, blackened, as it always was, with the snuff-stains of a week, with which he tried to brush away the fallen grains, was quite inefficacious.
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