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1  Hindley and I held it a favourite spot twenty years before.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
2  Young Earnshaw was altered considerably in the three years of his absence.
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3  I said Mrs. Heathcliff lived above a dozen years after quitting her husband.
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4  Little Hareton was nearly five years old, and I had just begun to teach him his letters.
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5  Yes: I remember her hero had run off, and never been heard of for three years; and the heroine was married.
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6  And suppose Mr. Linton were spared till he saw sixty, that would be more years than you have counted, Miss.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
7  Very young he looked: though his actual age was thirty-nine, one would have called him ten years younger, at least.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
8  She did not know, she answered: she had only lived there a year or two; and they had so many queer goings on, she could not begin to be curious.
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9  Fortunately its mother died before the time arrived; some thirteen years after the decease of Catherine, when Linton was twelve, or a little more.
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10  Summer drew to an end, and early autumn: it was past Michaelmas, but the harvest was late that year, and a few of our fields were still uncleared.
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11  That housekeeper left, if I recollect rightly, two years after he came; and another, whom I did not know, was her successor; she lives there still.
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12  It was the same room into which he had been ushered, as a guest, eighteen years before: the same moon shone through the window; and the same autumn landscape lay outside.
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13  Not to grieve a kind master, I learned to be less touchy; and, for the space of half a year, the gunpowder lay as harmless as sand, because no fire came near to explode it.
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14  She pointed to Hareton, the other individual, who had gained nothing but increased bulk and strength by the addition of two years to his age: he seemed as awkward and rough as ever.
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15  One was about forty: a period of mental vigour at which men seldom cherish the delusion of being married for love by girls: that dream is reserved for the solace of our declining years.
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16  But, supposing at twelve years old I had been wrenched from the Heights, and every early association, and my all in all, as Heathcliff was at that time, and been converted at a stroke into Mrs. Linton, the lady of Thrushcross Grange, and the wife of a stranger: an exile, and outcast, thenceforth, from what had been my world.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XII