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1  Her idea had been to get together sufficient money during the summer to purchase another horse.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 1 The Maiden: VI
2  The air of the place, so fresh in the spring and early summer, was stagnant and enervating now.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XXIV
3  The gold of the summer picture was now gray, the colours mean, the rich soil mud, and the river cold.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XXXVII
4  Angel, however, saw her light summer gown, and he spoke; his low tones reaching her, though he was some distance off.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XIX
5  He had quite forgotten his struggle to kiss her when, in the early summer, they had driven in the opposite direction along the same road.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 2 Maiden No More: XII
6  Nightfall, which in the frost of winter comes as a fiend and in the warmth of summer as a lover, came as a tranquillizer on this March day.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 6 The Convert: L
7  Or perhaps the summer fog was more general, and the meadows lay like a white sea, out of which the scattered trees rose like dangerous rocks.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XX
8  I have walked hundreds of miles this past summer, painting these texes on every wall, gate, and stile the length and breadth of this district.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 2 Maiden No More: XII
9  The small dairies to the west, beyond Port-Bredy, in which she had served as supernumerary milkmaid during the spring and summer required no further aid.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XLI
10  The solitude was at last broken by the approach of one feminine figure, who, though the evening was cold, wore the print gown and the tilt-bonnet of summer time.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XLII
11  They could then see the faint summer fogs in layers, woolly, level, and apparently no thicker than counterpanes, spread about the meadows in detached remnants of small extent.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XX
12  It was a typical summer evening in June, the atmosphere being in such delicate equilibrium and so transmissive that inanimate objects seemed endowed with two or three senses, if not five.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XIX
13  The rosy-cheeked, bright-eyed quartet looked so charming in their light summer attire, clinging to the roadside bank like pigeons on a roof-slope, that he stopped a moment to regard them before coming close.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XXIII
14  They were both young, and they were talking of the time when they lived and loved together at Talbothays Dairy, that happy green tract of land where summer had been liberal in her gifts; in substance to all, emotionally to these.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XLIII
15  Immediately he began to descend from the upland to the fat alluvial soil below, the atmosphere grew heavier; the languid perfume of the summer fruits, the mists, the hay, the flowers, formed therein a vast pool of odour which at this hour seemed to make the animals, the very bees and butterflies drowsy.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 4 The Consequence: XXVII
16  After again leaving Marlott, her home, she had got through the spring and summer without any great stress upon her physical powers, the time being mainly spent in rendering light irregular service at dairy-work near Port-Bredy to the west of the Blackmoor Valley, equally remote from her native place and from Talbothays.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XLI