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1  Lady Russell's had no success at all: could not be put up with, were not to be borne.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 2
2  She was persuaded to believe the engagement a wrong thing: indiscreet, improper, hardly capable of success, and not deserving it.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
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3  He had distinguished himself, and early gained the other step in rank, and must now, by successive captures, have made a handsome fortune.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
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4  He soon joined them again, successful, of course; Lady Dalrymple would be most happy to take them home, and would call for them in a few minutes.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 19
5  She had little hope of success; but Elizabeth, who in the event of such a reverse would be so much more to be pitied than herself, should never, she thought, have reason to reproach her for giving no warning.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 5
6  After a little succession of these sort of debates and consultations, it was settled between Charles and his two sisters, that he and Henrietta should just run down for a few minutes, to see their aunt and cousins, while the rest of the party waited for them at the top of the hill.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
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7  All that she could tell she told most gladly, but the all was little for one who had been there, and unsatisfactory for such an enquirer as Mrs Smith, who had already heard, through the short cut of a laundress and a waiter, rather more of the general success and produce of the evening than Anne could relate, and who now asked in vain for several particulars of the company.
Persuasion By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 21