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1  I felt an inward power; a sense of influence, which supported me.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVII
2  Mason, supported by Mr. Rochester and the surgeon, seemed to walk with tolerable ease: they assisted him into the chaise; Carter followed.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XX
3  By this time he had sat down: he had laid the picture on the table before him, and with his brow supported on both hands, hung fondly over it.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXII
4  It was my nature to feel pleasure in yielding to an authority supported like hers, and to bend, where my conscience and self-respect permitted, to an active will.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIX
5  Ere long, I became aware that some one was handling me; lifting me up and supporting me in a sitting posture, and that more tenderly than I had ever been raised or upheld before.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
6  The spell by which I had been so far supported began to dissolve; reaction took place, and soon, so overwhelming was the grief that seized me, I sank prostrate with my face to the ground.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
7  This parlour looked gloomy: a neglected handful of fire burnt low in the grate; and, leaning over it, with his head supported against the high, old-fashioned mantelpiece, appeared the blind tenant of the room.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVII
8  Two thin hands, joined under the forehead, and supporting it, drew up before the lower features a sable veil, a brow quite bloodless, white as bone, and an eye hollow and fixed, blank of meaning but for the glassiness of despair, alone were visible.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIII
9  A stand between them supported a second candle and two great volumes, to which they frequently referred, comparing them, seemingly, with the smaller books they held in their hands, like people consulting a dictionary to aid them in the task of translation.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
10  She, too, was attired in oriental fashion: a crimson scarf tied sash-like round the waist: an embroidered handkerchief knotted about her temples; her beautifully-moulded arms bare, one of them upraised in the act of supporting a pitcher, poised gracefully on her head.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
11  Georgiana said she dreaded being left alone with Eliza; from her she got neither sympathy in her dejection, support in her fears, nor aid in her preparations; so I bore with her feeble-minded wailings and selfish lamentations as well as I could, and did my best in sewing for her and packing her dresses.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII