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1  There had not been such a winter for years.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XLIII
2  With the departure of the sun the calm mood of the winter day changed.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 4 The Consequence: XXXIV
3  Her object being a winter's occupation and a winter's home, there was no time to lose.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XLII
4  The church was a long way off, and they were obliged to drive, particularly as it was winter.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 4 The Consequence: XXXIII
5  It was a poor subsistence that she had ensured, but it would afford a shelter for the winter at any rate.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XLII
6  It was a peaceful February day, of wonderful softness for the time, and one would almost have thought that winter was over.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 6 The Convert: XLVI
7  The dry winter wind still blew, but a screen of thatched hurdles erected in the eye of the blast kept its force away from her.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 6 The Convert: XLVI
8  The midnight airs and gusts, moaning amongst the tightly-wrapped buds and bark of the winter twigs, were formulae of bitter reproach.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 2 Maiden No More: XIII
9  Part of the remainder she was obliged to expend in winter clothing, leaving only a nominal sum for the whole inclement season at hand.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XLI
10  But there's nothing like a winter afield for taking that nonsense out o young wenches' heads; and you've signed and agreed till Lady-Day.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XLIII
11  This renovated aspect of what was the focus indeed of the room on a full winter morning threw a smiling demeanour over the whole apartment.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 4 The Consequence: XXXIII
12  Nightfall, which in the frost of winter comes as a fiend and in the warmth of summer as a lover, came as a tranquillizer on this March day.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 6 The Convert: L
13  It was as yet too early in the year for much colour to appear in the gardens and foliage; the so-called spring was but winter overlaid with a thin coat of greenness, and it was of a parcel with his expectations.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 7 Fulfilment: LIV
14  Thus Tess walks on; a figure which is part of the landscape; a fieldwoman pure and simple, in winter guise; a gray serge cape, a red woollen cravat, a stuff skirt covered by a whitey-brown rough wrapper, and buff-leather gloves.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XLII
15  She remained at her father's house during the winter months, plucking fowls, or cramming turkeys and geese, or making clothes for her sisters and brothers out of some finery which d'Urberville had given her, and she had put by with contempt.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 2 Maiden No More: XV
16  The low winter sun beamed directly upon the great double-doored entrance on this side; one of the doors being open, so that the rays stretched far in over the threshing-floor to the preacher and his audience, all snugly sheltered from the northern breeze.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In PART 5 The Woman Pays: XLIV