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1  With anxiety I watched his eye rove over the gay stores: he fixed on a rich silk of the most brilliant amethyst dye, and a superb pink satin.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIV
2  Her black satin dress, her scarf of rich foreign lace, and her pearl ornaments, pleased me better than the rainbow radiance of the titled dame.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
3  With infinite difficulty, for he was stubborn as a stone, I persuaded him to make an exchange in favour of a sober black satin and pearl-grey silk.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIV
4  Lady Lynn was a large and stout personage of about forty, very erect, very haughty-looking, richly dressed in a satin robe of changeful sheen: her dark hair shone glossily under the shade of an azure plume, and within the circlet of a band of gems.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
5  Then the importance of the process quickly steadied her, and by the time she had her curls arranged in well-smoothed, drooping clusters, her pink satin frock put on, her long sash tied, and her lace mittens adjusted, she looked as grave as any judge.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
6  No need to warn her not to disarrange her attire: when she was dressed, she sat demurely down in her little chair, taking care previously to lift up the satin skirt for fear she should crease it, and assured me she would not stir thence till I was ready.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
7  A dress of rose-coloured satin, very short, and as full in the skirt as it could be gathered, replaced the brown frock she had previously worn; a wreath of rosebuds circled her forehead; her feet were dressed in silk stockings and small white satin sandals.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
8  Mrs. Fairfax was summoned to give information respecting the resources of the house in shawls, dresses, draperies of any kind; and certain wardrobes of the third storey were ransacked, and their contents, in the shape of brocaded and hooped petticoats, satin sacques, black modes, lace lappets, &c.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII