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1  My wife did, at the very moment when you came in.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter V
2  Compeyson's wife and me took him up to bed agen, and he raved most dreadful.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLII
3  He married his second wife privately, because he was proud, and in course of time she died.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XXII
4  Compeyson's wife, being used to him, giv him some liquor to get the horrors off, and by and by he quieted.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLII
5  Now you see, Joseph and wife," said Pumblechook, as he took me by the arm above the elbow, "I am one of them that always go right through with what they've begun.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XIII
6  No other company was in the house than the landlord, his wife, and a grizzled male creature, the "Jack" of the little causeway, who was as slimy and smeary as if he had been low-water mark too.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LIV
7  Many a year went round before I was a partner in the House; but I lived happily with Herbert and his wife, and lived frugally, and paid my debts, and maintained a constant correspondence with Biddy and Joe.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter LVIII
8  The second or third time as ever I see him, he come a tearing down into Compeyson's parlor late at night, in only a flannel gown, with his hair all in a sweat, and he says to Compeyson's wife, 'Sally, she really is upstairs alonger me, now, and I can't get rid of her.'
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter XLII
9  My construction even of their simple meaning was not very correct, for I read "wife of the Above" as a complimentary reference to my father's exaltation to a better world; and if any one of my deceased relations had been referred to as "Below," I have no doubt I should have formed the worst opinions of that member of the family.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In Chapter VII