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1  A slight wind arose, and the sky looked gray and sullen.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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2  To find the direction, she had to go farther away from the wind.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
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3  It was Friday, and in the dining room the German watchmaker was winding up the clock.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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4  The driving snow and the wind rushed to meet her and struggled with her over the door.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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5  The wind had been powerful on the steps, but on the platform, under the lee of the carriages, there was a lull.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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6  They were still two hundred paces from home and a gust of wind had already blown up, and every second the downpour might be looked for.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
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7  From the thickest parts of the copse, where the snow still remained, came the faint sound of narrow winding threads of water running away.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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8  The wind, that seemed to blow as they drove, dropped when the carriage stood still; gadflies settled on the steaming horses that angrily shook them off.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
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9  On Thursday the wind dropped, and a thick gray fog brooded over the land as though hiding the mysteries of the transformations that were being wrought in nature.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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10  Then all of a sudden, on Easter Monday, a warm wind sprang up, storm clouds swooped down, and for three days and three nights the warm, driving rain fell in streams.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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11  Stepan Arkadyevitch remembered his joke about this punctual, bald watchmaker, "that the German was wound up for a whole lifetime himself, to wind up watches," and he smiled.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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12  His brother seated himself under a bush, arranging his tackle, while Levin led the horse away, fastened him up, and walked into the vast gray-green sea of grass unstirred by the wind.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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13  She was sitting in the drawing room near a lamp, with a new volume of Taine, and as she read, listening to the sound of the wind outside, and every minute expecting the carriage to arrive.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
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14  In front of him, in the bend of the river beyond the marsh, moved a bright-colored line of peasant women, and the scattered hay was being rapidly formed into gray winding rows over the pale green stubble.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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15  Not feeling the motion of her legs, Laska bounded with a stiff gallop, so that at each bound she could stop short, to the right, away from the wind that blew from the east before sunrise, and turned facing the wind.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
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16  The wind seemed as though lying in wait for her; with gleeful whistle it tried to snatch her up and bear her off, but she clung to the cold door post, and holding her skirt got down onto the platform and under the shelter of the carriages.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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17  At that moment the wind, as it were, surmounting all obstacles, sent the snow flying from the carriage roofs, and clanked some sheet of iron it had torn off, while the hoarse whistle of the engine roared in front, plaintively and gloomily.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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18  Standing still, and looking at the tops of the aspen trees waving in the wind, with their freshly washed, brightly shining leaves in the cold sunshine, she knew that they would not forgive her, that everyone and everything would be merciless to her now as was that sky, that green.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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19  For a moment she regained her self-possession, and realized that the thin peasant who had come in wearing a long overcoat, with buttons missing from it, was the stoveheater, that he was looking at the thermometer, that it was the wind and snow bursting in after him at the door; but then everything grew blurred again.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
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20  Holding his head bent down before him, and struggling with the wind that strove to tear the wraps away from him, Levin was moving up to the copse and had just caught sight of something white behind the oak tree, when there was a sudden flash, the whole earth seemed on fire, and the vault of heaven seemed crashing overhead.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
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