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1  One thing troubled me much, after we had fallen into this quiet train.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 41. DORA'S AUNTS
2  We had, on our way out, to cross a paved hall, with glass sides and roof, over which a vine was trained.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 32. THE BEGINNING OF A LONG JOURNEY
3  But my mind could not go by it and leave it, as my body did; and it usually awakened a long train of meditations.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 46. INTELLIGENCE
4  I was still held to be necessary to my poor mother's training, and, as one of her trials, could not be suffered to absent myself.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 8. MY HOLIDAYS. ESPECIALLY ONE HAPPY AFTERNOON
5  When, according to our old custom, we sat before the fire at night, we often fell into this train; as naturally, and as consciously to each other, as if we had unreservedly said so.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 62. A LIGHT SHINES ON MY WAY
6  But Dora was so pleased, when she had trained him to stand upon it without offering to come off, and at the same time to hold the pencil-case in his mouth, that I was very glad I had bought it.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 41. DORA'S AUNTS
7  'But you are spoiling them for me,' said I, as he stirred it quickly with a piece of burning wood, striking out of it a train of red-hot sparks that went careering up the little chimney, and roaring out into the air.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 22. SOME OLD SCENES, AND SOME NEW PEOPLE
8  Taking the management of Peggotty's affairs into my own hands, with no little pride, I proved the will, and came to a settlement with the Legacy Duty-office, and took her to the Bank, and soon got everything into an orderly train.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 33. BLISSFUL
9  My poor dear mother, I suppose, had some momentary intention of committing an assault and battery upon my aunt, who could easily have settled her with one hand, even if my mother had been in far better training for such an encounter than she was that evening.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER 1. I AM BORN