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1  As he reached this point in his speculations the sun came out, and her lifted parasol cut off his enjoyment.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 1
2  She was roused from these speculations by a familiar touch on her arm, and turning saw Gus Trenor beside her.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 8
3  At the time, I understood that he was speculating with my own money: it was incredibly stupid of me, but I knew nothing of business.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 2: Chapter 10
4  Lily saw this now in Mrs. Gormer's unconcealable complacency, and in the happy irrelevance with which, for the next day or two, she quoted Bertha's opinions and speculated on the origin of her gown.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 2: Chapter 6
5  There was nothing new about Lily Bart, yet he could never see her without a faint movement of interest: it was characteristic of her that she always roused speculation, that her simplest acts seemed the result of far-reaching intentions.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 1
6  Lily, on regaining the Gormer grounds, struck rapidly across the lawn toward the unfinished house, where she fancied that her hostess might be speculating, not too resignedly, on the cause of her delay; for, like many unpunctual persons, Mrs. Gormer disliked to be kept waiting.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 2: Chapter 6
7  Lily, who had a vague sense of his being somehow connected with her lucky speculations, tried to give him the welcome he expected; but there was something in the quality of his geniality which chilled her own, and she was conscious of marking each step in their acquaintance by a fresh blunder.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 10