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1  And let water and air by their magic make.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER SIXTEEN
2  Miss Crocker tasted first, made a wry face, and drank some water hastily.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER ELEVEN
3  Her best tile got a splash of water, which left a sepia tear on the Cupid's cheek.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER THIRTY
4  Having rekindled the fire, she thought she would go to market while the water heated.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER ELEVEN
5  I'd just got to where they all tumbled into the water when I forgot and laughed out loud.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FOUR
6  Laurie dashed downstairs for water, while Meg and Hannah supported her, and Jo read aloud, in a frightened voice.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FIFTEEN
7  I don't wish to get cross, so let's change the subject; and Jo looked quite ready to fling cold water on the slightest provocation.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-FOUR
8  A stealthy glance now and then refreshed her like sips of fresh water after a dusty walk, for the sidelong peeps showed her several propitious omens.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY-THREE
9  She rowed as well as she did many other things, and though she used both hands, and Laurie but one, the oars kept time, and the boat went smoothly through the water.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY-ONE
10  Mr. Laurence and Aunt March shrugged and smiled at one another when water, lemonade, and coffee were found to be to only sorts of nectar which the three Hebes carried round.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-FIVE
11  Laurie and Jo rowed one boat, Mr. Brooke and Ned the other, while Fred Vaughn, the riotous twin, did his best to upset both by paddling about in a wherry like a disturbed water bug.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWELVE
12  A pleasant old garden on the borders of the lovely lake, with chestnuts rustling overhead, ivy climbing everywhere, and the black shadow of the tower falling far across the sunny water.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY-ONE
13  Of course it was uphill work at first, and Jo made queer mistakes, but the wise Professor steered her safely into calmer waters, and the most rampant ragamuffin was conquered in the end.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY-SEVEN
14  So Jo, feeling that her late lessons in cookery were to do her honor, went to preside over the coffeepot, while the children collected dry sticks, and the boys made a fire and got water from a spring near by.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWELVE
15  She tried to rush forward, but her feet seemed to have no strength in them, and for a second, she could only stand motionless, staring with a terror-stricken face at the little blue hood above the black water.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER EIGHT
16  Amy had been dabbling her hand in the water during the little pause that fell between them, and when she looked up, Laurie was leaning on his oars with an expression in his eyes that made her say hastily, merely for the sake of saying something.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER FORTY-ONE
17  For a minute Jo stood still with a strange feeling in her heart, then she resolved to go on, but something held and turned her round, just in time to see Amy throw up her hands and go down, with a sudden crash of rotten ice, the splash of water, and a cry that made Jo's heart stand still with fear.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER EIGHT
18  While this attack lasted, the family lived in constant fear of a conflagration, for the odor of burning wood pervaded the house at all hours, smoke issued from attic and shed with alarming frequency, red-hot pokers lay about promiscuously, and Hannah never went to bed without a pail of water and the dinner bell at her door in case of fire.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott
Get Context   In CHAPTER TWENTY-SIX