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I once intended to equip a ship that was to sail all round the earth; but I did not do it, although I could have done so: and then, too, I smell so deliciously, for close before the gate bloom the most beautiful roses.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
She was like a fine flower, already past its bloom and without fragrance, though the petals were still unwithered.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
And again in a futile struggle with reality her mother, refusing to believe that she could live when her beloved boy was killed in the bloom of life, escaped from reality into a world of delirium.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Barkis rubbed his cheek with his cuff, and then looked at his cuff as if he expected to find some of the bloom upon it; but made no other acknowledgement of the compliment.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Pocket: who was also in the first bloom of youth, and not quite decided whether to mount to the Woolsack, or to roof himself in with a mitre.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
He was in the full bloom and pride of beadlehood; his cocked hat and coat were dazzling in the morning sun; he clutched his cane with the vigorous tenacity of health and power.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
They say much of blood and bloom, and of others which I comprehend not, though I guess what they mean; but nevertheless they tell us all things which we want to know.
The light air seemed full of powdered gold; below the dewy bloom of the lawns the woodlands blushed and smouldered, and the hills across the river swam in molten blue.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
Everything about her was still young and undeveloped; the voice, and the bloom on her whole face, and the rosy hands, with white palms, and the rather narrow shoulders.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
It surprised me that what before was desert and gloomy should now bloom with the most beautiful flowers and verdure.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
On one side the finest flowers were in full bloom, and on the other everything looked dreary and buried in the snow.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm Context