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1  You'd better take the little umbrella, dear.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY-SIX
2  I didn't like to say anything, but I was sadly disappointed in my umbrella.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER NINE
3  Of course it rained when we got to London, and there was nothing to be seen but fog and umbrellas.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-ONE
4  Mr. Brooke came for his umbrella, began Meg, wishing that Mr. Brooke and the umbrella were safely out of the house.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-THREE
5  Jo had sudden fits of sobriety, and was seen to shake her fist at Mr. Brooke's umbrella, which had been left in the hall.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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6  Then distorting his pockets with knobby bundles, and giving her the flowers to hold, he put up the old umbrella, and they traveled on again.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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7  And having jumbled her father and the umbrella well together in her reply, Jo slipped out of the room to give Meg a chance to make her speech and air her dignity.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-THREE
8  Mr. Bhaer smiled, as he glanced from the pickle factory on one side to the wholesale hide and leather concern on the other, but he only said politely, "You haf no umbrella."
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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9  I came to get my umbrella, that is, to see how your father finds himself today, said Mr. Brooke, getting a trifle confused as his eyes went from one telltale face to the other.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-THREE
10  Now she remembered the little umbrella, which she had forgotten to take in her hurry to be off, but regret was unavailing, and nothing could be done but borrow one or submit to a drenching.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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11  It's strong and neat, so I ought not to complain, but I know I shall feel ashamed of it beside Annie's silk one with a gold top, sighed Meg, surveying the little umbrella with great disfavor.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER NINE
12  I promised I would, and he departed, but it seems as if I was doomed to see a good deal of him, for today as I passed his door on my way out, by accident I knocked against it with my umbrella.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-THREE
13  It broke the ice in the beginning by producing a laugh, it created quite a refreshing breeze, flapping to and fro as she rowed, and would make an excellent umbrella for the whole party, if a shower came up, she said.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWELVE
14  Somewhat daunted, Jo righted herself, spread her handkerchief over the devoted ribbons, and putting temptation behind her, hurried on, with increasing dampness about the ankles, and much clashing of umbrellas overhead.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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15  Jo never, never would learn to be proper, for when he said that as they stood upon the steps, she just put both hands into his, whispering tenderly, "Not empty now," and stooping down, kissed her Friedrich under the umbrella.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
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16  "I'm going to have the little carriage, and Baptiste can drive, so you'll have nothing to do but hold your umbrella, and keep your gloves nice," returned Amy, with a sarcastic glance at the immaculate kids, which were a weak point with Laurie.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY-NINE