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But she begged so hard, and Sallie had promised to take good care of her, and a little pleasure seemed so delightful after a winter of irksome work that the mother yielded, and the daughter went to take her first taste of fashionable life.
Louisa May Alcott
Little Women, CHAPTER NINE   Context
Old Hannah never wearied of concocting dainty dishes to tempt a capricious appetite, dropping tears as she worked, and from across the sea came little gifts and cheerful letters, seeming to bring breaths of warmth and fragrance from lands that know no winter.
Louisa May Alcott
Little Women, CHAPTER FORTY   Context
This greatness of spirit in a man who was quite destitute struck even Porthos; and this French generosity, repeated by Lord de Winter and his friend, was highly applauded, except by MM Grimaud, Bazin, Mousqueton and Planchet.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 31 ENGLISH AND FRENCH   Context
Lord de Winter arrived at the appointed time; but Athos, being warned of his coming, went into the other chamber.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 31 ENGLISH AND FRENCH   Context
Lord de Winter will now be upon his guard if the letter should reach him; and even if it should fall into the hands of the cardinal, we shall not be compromised.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 48 A FAMILY AFFAIR   Context
Whatever command she had over herself, Milady could not help starting; and as in pronouncing the last words Lord de Winter placed his hand upon the arm of his sister, this start did not escape him.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 50 CHAT BETWEEN BROTHER AND SISTER   Context
Lord de Winter himself could scarcely recognize the tigress who, a minute before, prepared apparently for a fight.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 50 CHAT BETWEEN BROTHER AND SISTER   Context
She then thought that Lord de Winter would come, and by his presence give fresh strength to her jailer.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 52 CAPTIVITY: THE FIRST DAY   Context
At the moment he was about to go out, Lord de Winter appeared in the corridor, followed by the soldier who had been sent to inform him of the swoon of Milady.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 52 CAPTIVITY: THE FIRST DAY   Context
Her hands clutched her armchair; she ground her teeth inwardly; her eyes followed the motion of the door as it closed behind Lord de Winter and Felton, and the moment she was alone a fresh fit of despair seized her.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 52 CAPTIVITY: THE FIRST DAY   Context
Milady reflected that the more people she had around her the more she would have to work upon, and Lord de Winter would redouble his watch.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 53 CAPTIVITY: THE SECOND DAY   Context
Lord de Winter passed before the door without stopping, and they heard the noise of his footsteps soon die away.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 54 CAPTIVITY: THE THIRD DAY   Context
She thought that Lord de Winter had hastened her departure; she thought she was condemned to set off that very evening.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 54 CAPTIVITY: THE THIRD DAY   Context
She thought that Lord de Winter would perhaps send Felton himself to get the order signed by the Duke of Buckingham.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 54 CAPTIVITY: THE THIRD DAY   Context
As she would not appear to be agitated by the threats of Lord de Winter, she placed herself at the table and ate.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 54 CAPTIVITY: THE THIRD DAY   Context
He recalled, all at once, the warnings of Lord de Winter, the seductions of Milady, her first attempts after her arrival.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 55 CAPTIVITY: THE FOURTH DAY   Context
But you, madame, so beautiful in reality, you, so pure in appearance, must have committed great iniquities for Lord de Winter to pursue you thus.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 55 CAPTIVITY: THE FOURTH DAY   Context
During the exchange of these two words Felton drew back quickly, and when Lord de Winter entered, he was several paces from the prisoner.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 55 CAPTIVITY: THE FOURTH DAY   Context
Felton felt a shudder run to the marrow of his bones; probably Lord de Winter perceived this emotion.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 55 CAPTIVITY: THE FOURTH DAY   Context
Lord de Winter believed all that was told him with so much the more ease that it was his interest to believe it.
Alexandre Dumas
THE THREE MUSKETEERS, 57 MEANS FOR CLASSICAL TRAGEDY   Context
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