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1  "He has married her," Joan whispered.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 7 Fulfilment: LIV
2  "And I too," whispered the more timid Retty.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XXI
3  "Three Leahs to get one Rachel," he whispered.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XXIII
4  She knew what their whispers were about, grew sick at heart, and felt that she could come to church no more.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 2 Maiden No More: XIII
5  The people who had turned their heads turned them again as the service proceeded; and at last observing her, they whispered to each other.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 2 Maiden No More: XIII
6  The girl's whispered words mingled with the shades, and, to Tess's drowsy mind, they seemed to be generated by the darkness in which they floated.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XVII
7  Still the prongs continued to click assiduously, for it was not late; and though the air was fresh and keen there was a whisper of spring in it that cheered the workers on.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 6 The Convert: L
8  No sooner had the hour of three struck and whizzed, than she left her room and ran to the dairyman's door; then up the ladder to Angel's, calling him in a loud whisper; then woke her fellow-milkmaids.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 3 The Rally: XX
9  Then Clare, thrown by sheer misery into one of the demoniacal moods in which a man does despite to his true principles, called her close to him, and fiendishly whispered in her ear the most heterodox ideas he could think of.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XL
10  In the small hours she whispered to him the whole story of how he had walked in his sleep with her in his arms across the Froom stream, at the imminent risk of both their lives, and laid her down in the stone coffin at the ruined abbey.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 7 Fulfilment: LVIII
11  She opened the door so softly as to disturb nobody; the lower room was vacant, but the neighbour who was sitting up with her mother came to the top of the stairs, and whispered that Mrs Durbeyfield was no better, though she was sleeping just then.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 6 The Convert: L
12  She could not have borne their pity, and their whispered remarks to one another upon her strange situation; though she would almost have faced a knowledge of her circumstances by every individual there, so long as her story had remained isolated in the mind of each.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XLI