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1  "Jo can," said Meg, glad to recommend her sister.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWELVE
2  "Nearer my sister Jo's; I am seventeen in August," returned Meg, tossing her head.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER NINE
3  Jo quite glowed with pleasure at this boyish praise of her sister, and stored it up to repeat to Meg.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THREE
4  "My sister Beth is a very fastidious girl, when she likes to be," said Amy, well pleased at Beth's success.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWELVE
5  We didn't open it, but we are dying to know what he says, cried Jo, hugging her sister and offering the note.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER SIX
6  The garden had to be put in order, and each sister had a quarter of the little plot to do what she liked with.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TEN
7  My sister, Meg, used to ride when Papa was rich, but we don't keep any horses now, except Ellen Tree, added Amy, laughing.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWELVE
8  Jo lay motionless, and her sister fancied that she was asleep, till a stifled sob made her exclaim, as she touched a wet cheek.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FIFTEEN
9  "Miss Meg March, one letter and a glove," continued Beth, delivering the articles to her sister, who sat near her mother, stitching wristbands.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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10  And Jo felt as if during that fortnight her sister had grown up amazingly, and was drifting away from her into a world where she could not follow.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER NINE
11  The storm cleared up below, for Mrs. March came home, and, having heard the story, soon brought Amy to a sense of the wrong she had done her sister.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER EIGHT
12  No one said a word about it, but Sallie offered to dress her hair, and Annie to tie her sash, and Belle, the engaged sister, praised her white arms.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER NINE
13  To Jo alone did the shy child tell her thoughts, and over her big harum-scarum sister Beth unconsciously exercised more influence than anyone in the family.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FOUR
14  "I wish I was going to have a fine time and wear all these nice things," said Amy with her mouth full of pins, as she artistically replenished her sister's cushion.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER NINE
15  Your hair is becoming, and it looks very boyish and nice, returned Meg, trying not to smile at the curly head, which looked comically small on her tall sister's shoulders.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER SIXTEEN
16  Sitting on the floor with one boot on, Amy began to cry and Meg to reason with her, when Laurie called from below, and the two girls hurried down, leaving their sister wailing.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER EIGHT
17  When the music stopped, they sat down on the stairs to get their breath, and Laurie was in the midst of an account of a students' festival at Heidelberg when Meg appeared in search of her sister.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THREE
18  Meg flew to rescue Amy, and Beth to pacify Jo, but Jo was quite beside herself, and with a parting box on her sister's ear, she rushed out of the room up to the old sofa in the garret, and finished her fight alone.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER EIGHT
19  Jo heard Amy panting after her run, stamping her feet and blowing on her fingers as she tried to put her skates on, but Jo never turned and went slowly zigzagging down the river, taking a bitter, unhappy sort of satisfaction in her sister's troubles.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER EIGHT
20  Jo gave her sister an encouraging pat on the shoulder as they parted for the day, each going a different way, each hugging her little warm turnover, and each trying to be cheerful in spite of wintry weather, hard work, and the unsatisfied desires of pleasure-loving youth.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FOUR