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1  He had tried his strength to the utmost.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 27 THE WIFE OF ATHOS
2  The MELEE became general, but strength was on the side of the Musketeers.
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Get Context   In 6 HIS MAJESTY KING LOUIS XIII
3  Porthos boasted of the strength of Mousqueton, who was big enough to thrash four men of ordinary size.
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Get Context   In 48 A FAMILY AFFAIR
4  She then thought that Lord de Winter would come, and by his presence give fresh strength to her jailer.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 52 CAPTIVITY: THE FIRST DAY
5  As for Planchet, he had been lifted from his horse as stiff as a rush; the poor lad's strength was almost exhausted.
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Get Context   In 20 THE JOURNEY
6  And as if he only felt strength to detach himself by a violent effort from the hand he held, he sprang away, running, while Mme.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 11 IN WHICH THE PLOT THICKENS
7  I can hold out no longer, for I fear I shall be wanting in strength at the moment when I shall be forced to undergo the struggle, and confess my faith.
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Get Context   In 54 CAPTIVITY: THE THIRD DAY
8  Anne of Austria stretched forth her hand, closing her eyes, and leaning with the other upon Estafania, for she felt that her strength was about to fail her.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 12 GEORGE VILLIERS, DUKE OF BUCKINGHAM
9  In fact, Milady still held the harmless weapon in her clenched hand; but these last words, this supreme insult, relaxed her hands, her strength, and even her will.
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Get Context   In 52 CAPTIVITY: THE FIRST DAY
10  Perhaps if I employed my strength against women I might perchance find them weaker than myself, and consequently conquer them; but it is with men that I struggle, and I am but a woman to them.
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Get Context   In 52 CAPTIVITY: THE FIRST DAY
11  Of this wine, the first bottle being a little thick at the bottom, Brisemont poured the lees into a glass, and d'Artagnan desired him to drink it, for the poor devil had not yet recovered his strength.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 42 THE ANJOU WINE
12  For the rest, the storm which raged within her doubled her strength, and she would have burst the walls of her prison if her body had been able to take for a single instant the proportions of her mind.
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Get Context   In 56 CAPTIVITY: THE FIFTH DAY
13  Felton no doubt felt within himself that his strength was abandoning him, and he made several steps toward the door; but the prisoner, whose eye never left him, sprang in pursuit of him and stopped him.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 54 CAPTIVITY: THE THIRD DAY
14  He was of middle height; but his person was so admirably shaped and so well proportioned that more than once in his struggles with Porthos he had overcome the giant whose physical strength was proverbial among the Musketeers.
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Get Context   In 27 THE WIFE OF ATHOS
15  Then Milady attempted to tear down the doorcase, with a strength apparently above that of a woman; but finding she could not accomplish this, she in her fury stabbed at the door with her poniard, the point of which repeatedly glittered through the wood.
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Get Context   In 37 MILADY'S SECRET
16  In an instant all the strength of mind of this creature, though drawn from the most vigorous sources, abandoned her; she sank into a large easy chair, with her arms crossed, her head lowered, and expecting every instant to see a judge enter to interrogate her.
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Get Context   In 49 FATALITY
17  I had vague perceptions of space traversed, of the rolling of a carriage, of a horrible dream in which my strength had become exhausted; but all this was so dark and so indistinct in my mind that these events seemed to belong to another life than mine, and yet mixed with mine in fantastic duality.
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Get Context   In 56 CAPTIVITY: THE FIFTH DAY
18  A tall, pale clerk, his face shaded by a forest of virgin hair, opened the door, and bowed with the air of a man forced at once to respect in another lofty stature, which indicated strength, the military dress, which indicated rank, and a ruddy countenance, which indicated familiarity with good living.
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Get Context   In 32 A PROCURATOR'S DINNER
19  Half an hour had not passed when the same symptoms began to appear; but as I had only drunk half a glass of the water, I contended longer, and instead of falling entirely asleep, I sank into a state of drowsiness which left me a perception of what was passing around me, while depriving me of the strength either to defend myself or to fly.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 56 CAPTIVITY: THE FIFTH DAY
20  Then Milady collected all her energies, murmuring in the depths of her soul the name of Felton--the only beam of light that penetrated to her in the hell into which she had fallen; and like a serpent which folds and unfolds its rings to ascertain its strength, she enveloped Felton beforehand in the thousand meshes of her inventive imagination.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 56 CAPTIVITY: THE FIFTH DAY