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1  I released the leg of the table, and ran for my life.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
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2  At the mention of each name, she had struck the table with her stick in a new place.
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3  All this time Mrs. Joe and Joe were briskly clearing the table for the pie and pudding.
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4  I still held on to the leg of the table, but clutched it now with the fervor of gratitude.
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5  I moved the table, like a Medium of the present day, by the vigor of my unseen hold upon it.
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6  Matthew will come and see me at last," said Miss Havisham, sternly, "when I am laid on that table.
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7  This," said she, pointing to the long table with her stick, "is where I will be laid when I am dead.
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8  Some bright jewels sparkled on her neck and on her hands, and some other jewels lay sparkling on the table.
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9  She threw the cards down on the table when she had won them all, as if she despised them for having been won of me.
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10  But prominent in it was a draped table with a gilded looking-glass, and that I made out at first sight to be a fine lady's dressing-table.
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11  I clutched the leg of the table again immediately, and pressed it to my bosom as if it had been the companion of my youth and friend of my soul.
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12  In an arm-chair, with an elbow resting on the table and her head leaning on that hand, sat the strangest lady I have ever seen, or shall ever see.
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13  Miss Havisham beckoned her to come close, and took up a jewel from the table, and tried its effect upon her fair young bosom and against her pretty brown hair.
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14  The most prominent object was a long table with a tablecloth spread on it, as if a feast had been in preparation when the house and the clocks all stopped together.
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15  With some vague misgiving that she might get upon the table then and there and die at once, the complete realization of the ghastly waxwork at the Fair, I shrank under her touch.
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16  Always holding tight by the leg of the table with my hands and feet, I saw the miserable creature finger his glass playfully, take it up, smile, throw his head back, and drink the brandy off.
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17  That, if Joe knew it, I never afterwards could see him glance, however casually, at yesterday's meat or pudding when it came on to-day's table, without thinking that he was debating whether I had been in the pantry.
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