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1  Holmes gave an enigmatic smile.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In IX. THE ADVENTURE OF THE THREE STUDENTS
2  His insufferable smile was more complacent than ever.
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Get Context   In VII. THE ADVENTURE OF CHARLES AUGUSTUS MILVERTON
3  "See if you can read it, Watson," said he, with a smile.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In III. THE ADVENTURE OF THE DANCING MEN
4  Milverton's smile broadened and his eyes twinkled humorously.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In VII. THE ADVENTURE OF CHARLES AUGUSTUS MILVERTON
5  Holmes thought for a little, and then a curious smile played over his face.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In III. THE ADVENTURE OF THE DANCING MEN
6  "Except Mr. Sherlock Holmes," said my companion, with a somewhat bitter smile.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In X. THE ADVENTURE OF THE GOLDEN PINCE-NEZ
7  A note was handed in after breakfast, which Holmes passed across to me with a smile.
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Get Context   In XI. THE ADVENTURE OF THE MISSING THREE-QUARTER
8  "It is Lestrade's little cock-a-doodle of victory," Holmes answered, with a bitter smile.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In II. THE ADVENTURE OF THE NORWOOD BUILDER
9  "Oh, yes, no doubt that is what I must have meant," said Holmes, with his enigmatical smile.
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Get Context   In II. THE ADVENTURE OF THE NORWOOD BUILDER
10  The woman stood with her hand buried in her bosom, and the same deadly smile on her thin lips.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In VII. THE ADVENTURE OF CHARLES AUGUSTUS MILVERTON
11  He was a dark, sallow, clean-shaven, silent person, but he had polite manners and a pleasant smile.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In IV. THE ADVENTURE OF THE SOLITARY CYCLIST
12  "Well, well, I must not be selfish," said he, with a smile, as he pushed back his chair from the breakfast-table.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In II. THE ADVENTURE OF THE NORWOOD BUILDER
13  He has had his little smile at our expense, and perhaps we may do as much by him, if my reading of this problem proves to be correct.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In II. THE ADVENTURE OF THE NORWOOD BUILDER
14  When I think of getting her into trouble, I who would give my life just to bring one smile to her dear face, it's that that turns my soul into water.
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Get Context   In XII. THE ADVENTURE OF THE ABBEY GRANGE
15  With a resigned air and a somewhat weary smile, Holmes begged the beautiful intruder to take a seat, and to inform us what it was that was troubling her.
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Get Context   In IV. THE ADVENTURE OF THE SOLITARY CYCLIST
16  Milverton's smile broadened, he shrugged his shoulders removed his overcoat, folded it with great deliberation over the back of a chair, and then took a seat.
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Get Context   In VII. THE ADVENTURE OF CHARLES AUGUSTUS MILVERTON
17  I have here in front of me these singular productions, at which one might smile, had they not proved themselves to be the forerunners of so terrible a tragedy.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In III. THE ADVENTURE OF THE DANCING MEN
18  With bow, a smile, and a twinkle, Milverton was out of the room, and a few moments after we heard the slam of the carriage door and the rattle of the wheels as he drove away.
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Get Context   In VII. THE ADVENTURE OF CHARLES AUGUSTUS MILVERTON
19  There was something of Mr. Pickwick's benevolence in his appearance, marred only by the insincerity of the fixed smile and by the hard glitter of those restless and penetrating eyes.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In VII. THE ADVENTURE OF CHARLES AUGUSTUS MILVERTON
20  Charles Augustus Milverton was a man of fifty, with a large, intellectual head, a round, plump, hairless face, a perpetual frozen smile, and two keen gray eyes, which gleamed brightly from behind broad, gold-rimmed glasses.
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Get Context   In VII. THE ADVENTURE OF CHARLES AUGUSTUS MILVERTON
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