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Quotes from Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
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1  A quick, bright smile went round like a streak of sunshine.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER ONE
2  And Mr. Brooke laid his book on her lap with an inviting smile.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWELVE
3  There was a queer smile about Mr. Brooke's mouth as he opened at poor Mary's lament.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWELVE
4  Before Mrs. March could reply, Mr. Laurence went on with an odd little nod and smile.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER SIX
5  It will please her very much, I know, said Meg, with a frown for Jo and a smile for Beth.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWO
6  "I have great hopes for my boy," observed Jo, watching him fly over the fence with an approving smile.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER SEVENTEEN
7  Laurie burst out with a hearty boy's laugh, which made several passers-by smile in spite of themselves.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FOURTEEN
8  As if she heard, Amy opened her eyes, and held out her arms, with a smile that went straight to Jo's heart.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER EIGHT
9  As Amy pointed to the smiling Christ child on his Mother's knee, Mrs. March saw something on the lifted hand that made her smile.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY
10  This odd arrangement made Mrs. March smile, but she said gravely, "Jo, I confide in you and don't wish you to say anything to Meg yet."
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY
11  They always looked back before turning the corner, for their mother was always at the window to nod and smile, and wave her hand to them.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FOUR
12  "The coolness of you two rascals is amazing," began Mr. Pickwick, trying to get up an awful frown and only succeeding in producing an amiable smile.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TEN
13  If Meg had wanted a reward for hours of patient labor, she received it in the hearty pressure of her father's hand and the approving smile he gave her.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-TWO
14  She stayed till Hannah came to take her home to dinner, but she had no appetite, and could only sit and smile upon everyone in a general state of beatitude.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER SIX
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  Up went a handful of soft snow, and the head turned at once, showing a face which lost its listless look in a minute, as the big eyes brightened and the mouth began to smile.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FIVE
17  His tone was properly beseeching, but stealing a shy look at him, Meg saw that his eyes were merry as well as tender, and that he wore the satisfied smile of one who had no doubt of his success.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-THREE
18  "I can't say anything till he speaks, and he won't, because Father said I was too young," began Meg, bending over her work with a queer little smile, which suggested that she did not quite agree with her father on that point.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-THREE
19  He stood so still that a squirrel, busy with its harvesting, ran down a pine close beside him, saw him suddenly and skipped back, scolding so shrilly that Beth looked up, espied the wistful face behind the birches, and beckoned with a reassuring smile.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTEEN
20  "Yes, I've learned to check the hasty words that rise to my lips, and when I feel that they mean to break out against my will, I just go away for a minute, and give myself a little shake for being so weak and wicked," answered Mrs. March with a sigh and a smile, as she smoothed and fastened up Jo's disheveled hair.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER EIGHT