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1  But destiny, in the shape of the Rev.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
2  I drew them large; I shaped them well: the eyelashes I traced long and sombre; the irids lustrous and large.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXI
3  The shape standing before me had never crossed my eyes within the precincts of Thornfield Hall before; the height, the contour were new to me.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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4  My work, which had appeared so vague, so hopelessly diffuse, condensed itself as he proceeded, and assumed a definite form under his shaping hand.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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5  I will suffer no competitor near the throne; I shall exact an undivided homage: his devotions shall not be shared between me and the shape he sees in his mirror.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
6  With this announcement he rose from his chair, and stood, leaning his arm on the marble mantelpiece: in that attitude his shape was seen plainly as well as his face; his unusual breadth of chest, disproportionate almost to his length of limb.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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7  He took it up with a snatch; he looked at the edge; then shot a glance at me, inexpressibly peculiar, and quite incomprehensible: a glance that seemed to take and make note of every point in my shape, face, and dress; for it traversed all, quick, keen as lightning.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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8  For a handsome and not an unamiable-looking man, he repelled me exceedingly: there was no power in that smooth-skinned face of a full oval shape: no firmness in that aquiline nose and small cherry mouth; there was no thought on the low, even forehead; no command in that blank, brown eye.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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9  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
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10  I had a theoretical reverence and homage for beauty, elegance, gallantry, fascination; but had I met those qualities incarnate in masculine shape, I should have known instinctively that they neither had nor could have sympathy with anything in me, and should have shunned them as one would fire, lightning, or anything else that is bright but antipathetic.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII