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1  If I've got some of his wise ideas jumbled up with my romance, so much the better for me.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-SEVEN
2  Jo had never tried this style before, contenting herself with very mild romances for The Spread Eagle.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-SEVEN
3  So she made her wedding gown herself, sewing into it the tender hopes and innocent romances of a girlish heart.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-FIVE
4  Father and Mother sat together, quietly reliving the first chapter of the romance which for them began some twenty years ago.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-THREE
5  No one ate much, but everyone looked very happy, and the old room seemed to brighten up amazingly when the first romance of the family began there.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-THREE
6  Then, to complicate the ruin, she cut it down one third, and confidingly sent the poor little romance, like a picked robin, out into the big, busy world to try its fate.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-SEVEN
7  But having given the rein to her lively fancy, it galloped away with her at a great pace, and common sense, being rather weakened by a long course of romance writing, did not come to the rescue.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-TWO
8  I felt as if I'd got into a romance, sitting there, watching the Neckar rolling through the valley, listening to the music of the Austrian band below, and waiting for my lover, like a real storybook girl.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-ONE
9  She had her doubts about it from the beginning, for her lively fancy and girlish romance felt as ill at ease in the new style as she would have done masquerading in the stiff and cumbrous costume of the last century.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-FOUR
10  The moment Aunt March took her nap, or was busy with company, Jo hurried to this quiet place, and curling herself up in the easy chair, devoured poetry, romance, history, travels, and pictures like a regular bookworm.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FOUR
11  She felt proud to know that he was an honored Professor in Berlin, though only a poor language-master in America, and his homely, hard-working life was much beautified by the spice of romance which this discovery gave it.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-FOUR
12  But Mr. Dashwood rejected any but thrilling tales, and as thrills could not be produced except by harrowing up the souls of the readers, history and romance, land and sea, science and art, police records and lunatic asylums, had to be ransacked for the purpose.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-FOUR
13  Of course there was a great jubilee, and when the story came everyone read and praised it, though after her father had told her that the language was good, the romance fresh and hearty, and the tragedy quite thrilling, he shook his head, and said in his unworldly way.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-SEVEN
14  But when our first little passion has been crushed, we are apt to be wary and slow in making a second trial, so Laurie let the days pass, enjoying every hour, and leaving to chance the utterance of the word that would put an end to the first and sweetest part of his new romance.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY-ONE
15  Laying her head on her arms, Jo wet her little romance with a few happy tears, for she had thought that no one saw and appreciated her efforts to be good, and this assurance was doubly precious, doubly encouraging, because unexpected and from the person whose commendation she most valued.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWELVE
16  If it is a feminine delusion, leave us to enjoy it while we may, for without it half the beauty and the romance of life is lost, and sorrowful forebodings would embitter all our hopes of the brave, tenderhearted little lads, who still love their mothers better than themselves and are not ashamed to own it.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY-ONE
17  She put them in his buttonhole as a peace offering, and he stood a minute looking down at them with a curious expression, for in the Italian part of his nature there was a touch of superstition, and he was just then in that state of half-sweet, half-bitter melancholy, when imaginative young men find significance in trifles and food for romance everywhere.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-NINE
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