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1  How I wished sleep would silence her.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
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2  Let me try to wait His will in silence.
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3  I maintained a grave silence for some minutes.
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4  Burns made no answer: I wondered at her silence.
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5  Mary perused it in silence, and returned it to her brother.
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6  Profound silence fell when he had uttered that word, with deep but low intonation.
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7  Another step stamped on the flooring above and something fell; and there was silence.
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8  All I had now to do was to obey him in silence: no need for me to colloquise further.
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9  Also I had drawn parallels in silence, which I never thought thus to have declared aloud.
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10  Mrs. Reed and I were left alone: some minutes passed in silence; she was sewing, I was watching her.
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11  Amidst the silence of those solitary roads and desert hills, I heard it approach from a great distance.
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12  That night, after he had kissed his sisters, he thought proper to forget even to shake hands with me, but left the room in silence.
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13  Finding my apprehensions unfounded, however, and calmed by the deep silence that reigned as evening declined at nightfall, I took confidence.
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14  Discipline prevailed: in five minutes the confused throng was resolved into order, and comparative silence quelled the Babel clamour of tongues.
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15  Mobile and flexible, it was never intended to be compressed in the eternal silence of solitude: it is a mouth which should speak much and smile often, and have human affection for its interlocutor.
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16  I am only bound to invoke Memory where I know her responses will possess some degree of interest; therefore I now pass a space of eight years almost in silence: a few lines only are necessary to keep up the links of connection.
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17  Having once explained to them that I could not now be explicit about my plans, they kindly and wisely acquiesced in the silence with which I pursued them, according to me the privilege of free action I should under similar circumstances have accorded them.
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