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One might have thought at first they were servants come to accompany their mistresses home; but on looking nearer, one soon saw they could scarcely be mere servants; their forms were too noble for that, their skin too fine, the cut of their dress too striking.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
Marya Ignatevna Peronskaya, a thin and shallow maid of honor at the court of the Dowager Empress, who was a friend and relation of the countess and piloted the provincial Rostovs in Petersburg high society, was to accompany them to the ball.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
It was that first period of a campaign when troops are still in full trim, almost like that of peacetime maneuvers, but with a shade of martial swagger in their clothes, and a touch of the gaiety and spirit of enterprise which always accompany the opening of a campaign.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
With her traveled Mademoiselle Bourienne, little Nicholas and his tutor, her old nurse, three maids, Tikhon, and a young footman and courier her aunt had sent to accompany her.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
When we have conducted you over the mountains no one can accompany you further, for my subjects have made a vow never to quit the kingdom, and they are too wise to break it.
My aunt (who was busy nearly all this while with Peggotty, in the inner room) would not accompany us to the place where they were staying, but insisted on my going; and I went.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
He further gave me leave to accompany the prisoner to London; but declined to accord that grace to my two friends.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
The only condition (over and above your good behaviour) I make is, that you decide now, at once, whether to accompany me or remain here.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
Sowerberry rightly construed this, as an acquiescence in his proposition; it was speedily determined, therefore, that Oliver should be at once initiated into the mysteries of the trade; and, with this view, that he should accompany his master on the very next occasion of his services being required.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
Next, on learning that he was on his way to the municipal offices for the purpose of completing the transfer, Manilov expressed his readiness to accompany him; wherefore the pair linked arm in arm and proceeded together.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
He had endeavoured to persuade his father to permit him to accompany me and to become my fellow student, but in vain.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context