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1  The sun was high when they sat down to rest.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VI
2  Even the coming sun made but a pale waste in the sky, like a sad sea.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VI
3  I entertain a weak idea that the English people are as hard-worked as any people upon whom the sun shines.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER X
4  The sun was setting now; and the red light in the evening sky touched every face there, and caused it to be distinctly seen in all its rapt suspense.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VI
5  The sun was four hours lower than when Sissy and Rachael had first sat down upon the grass, before a means of enabling two men to descend securely was rigged with poles and ropes.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VI
6  The streets were hot and dusty on the summer day, and the sun was so bright that it even shone through the heavy vapour drooping over Coketown, and could not be looked at steadily.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER I
7  But the sun itself, however beneficent, generally, was less kind to Coketown than hard frost, and rarely looked intently into any of its closer regions without engendering more death than life.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER I
8  Puffing out their poisonous volumes, they would not be long in hiding it; but, for half an hour, some of the many windows were golden, which showed the Coketown people a sun eternally in eclipse, through a medium of smoked glass.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VI
9  He stood before the fire, partly because it was a cool spring afternoon, though the sun shone; partly because the shade of Stone Lodge was always haunted by the ghost of damp mortar; partly because he thus took up a commanding position, from which to subdue Mrs. Gradgrind.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER IV
10  But, whereas the girl was so dark-eyed and dark-haired, that she seemed to receive a deeper and more lustrous colour from the sun, when it shone upon her, the boy was so light-eyed and light-haired that the self-same rays appeared to draw out of him what little colour he ever possessed.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER II
11  She sat at the window, when the sun began to sink behind the smoke; she sat there, when the smoke was burning red, when the colour faded from it, when darkness seemed to rise slowly out of the ground, and creep upward, upward, up to the house-tops, up the church steeple, up to the summits of the factory chimneys, up to the sky.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER I