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1  "Most marshes is solitary," said Joe.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter X
2  I had done so, and was looking along the desolate garden walk, when I beheld a solitary figure in it.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LIX
3  But we considered ourselves well off, notwithstanding, for a more solitary place we could not have found.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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4  When I was a hired-out shepherd in a solitary hut, not seeing no faces but faces of sheep till I half forgot wot men's and women's faces wos like, I see yourn.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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5  It had passed through my thoughts to cry out for help again; though few could know better than I, the solitary nature of the spot, and the hopelessness of aid.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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6  Out of such remembrances I brought into the light of the fire a half-formed terror that it might not be safe to be shut up there with him in the dead of the wild solitary night.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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7  The influences of his solitary hut-life were upon him besides, and gave him a savage air that no dress could tame; added to these were the influences of his subsequent branded life among men, and, crowning all, his consciousness that he was dodging and hiding now.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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8  Through all my punishments, disgraces, fasts, and vigils, and other penitential performances, I had nursed this assurance; and to my communing so much with it, in a solitary and unprotected way, I in great part refer the fact that I was morally timid and very sensitive.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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9  We should then be well in those long reaches below Gravesend, between Kent and Essex, where the river is broad and solitary, where the water-side inhabitants are very few, and where lone public-houses are scattered here and there, of which we could choose one for a resting-place.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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10  There was the red sun, on the low level of the shore, in a purple haze, fast deepening into black; and there was the solitary flat marsh; and far away there were the rising grounds, between which and us there seemed to be no life, save here and there in the foreground a melancholy gull.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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11  But that, in shutting out the light of day, she had shut out infinitely more; that, in seclusion, she had secluded herself from a thousand natural and healing influences; that, her mind, brooding solitary, had grown diseased, as all minds do and must and will that reverse the appointed order of their Maker, I knew equally well.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLIX