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1  You are like an undulating billow warmed by the sun.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XXIII
2  The evening sun was now ugly to her, like a great inflamed wound in the sky.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XXI
3  The lad departed, and Durbeyfield lay waiting on the grass and daisies in the evening sun.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 1 The Maiden: I
4  Meanwhile the trees were just as green as before; the birds sang and the sun shone as clearly now as ever.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 2 Maiden No More: XIV
5  The sun, on account of the mist, had a curious sentient, personal look, demanding the masculine pronoun for its adequate expression.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 2 Maiden No More: XIV
6  It was still early, and though the sun's lower limb was just free of the hill, his rays, ungenial and peering, addressed the eye rather than the touch as yet.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 2 Maiden No More: XII
7  The huge pool of blood in front of her was already assuming the iridescence of coagulation; and when the sun rose a hundred prismatic hues were reflected from it.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 1 The Maiden: IV
8  It was not till the rays of the sun had absorbed the young stranger's retreating figure on the hill that she shook off her temporary sadness and answered her would-be partner in the affirmative.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 1 The Maiden: III
9  Behind him the hills are open, the sun blazes down upon fields so large as to give an unenclosed character to the landscape, the lanes are white, the hedges low and plashed, the atmosphere colourless.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
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10  She had seen daily from her chamber-window towers, villages, faint white mansions; above all, the town of Shaston standing majestically on its height; its windows shining like lamps in the evening sun.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 1 The Maiden: V
11  Ideal and real clashed slightly as the sun lit up their figures against the green hedges and creeper-laced house-fronts; for, though the whole troop wore white garments, no two whites were alike among them.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
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12  She saw them undressing in the orange light of the vanished sun, which flushed their forms with its colour; she dozed again, but she was reawakened by their voices, and quietly turned her eyes towards them.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XXI
13  All the preceding afternoon and night heavy thunderstorms had hissed down upon the meads, and washed some of the hay into the river; but this morning the sun shone out all the more brilliantly for the deluge, and the air was balmy and clear.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XXIII
14  As they crept along, stooping low to discern the plant, a soft yellow gleam was reflected from the buttercups into their shaded faces, giving them an elfish, moonlit aspect, though the sun was pouring upon their backs in all the strength of noon.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XXII
15  And as each and all of them were warmed without by the sun, so each had a private little sun for her soul to bask in; some dream, some affection, some hobby, at least some remote and distant hope which, though perhaps starving to nothing, still lived on, as hopes will.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 1 The Maiden: II
16  Between the post were ranged the milchers, each exhibiting herself at the present moment to a whimsical eye in the rear as a circle on two stalks, down the centre of which a switch moved pendulum-wise; while the sun, lowering itself behind this patient row, threw their shadows accurately inwards upon the wall.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XVI
17  In spite of the unpleasant initiation of the day before, Tess inclined to the freedom and novelty of her new position in the morning when the sun shone, now that she was once installed there; and she was curious to test her powers in the unexpected direction asked of her, so as to ascertain her chance of retaining her post.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 1 The Maiden: IX
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