1 Rich people have no right to sit down and enjoy themselves, or let their money accumulate for others to waste.
Little Women By Louisa May AlcottGet Context In CHAPTER FORTY-FOUR
2 The leaves might bestrew him, and the soil gradually accumulate and form a little hillock over his frame, no matter whether there were life in it or no.
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3 He must accumulate information of himself, and meanwhile he resolved to remain close upon his guard lest those qualities of which he knew nothing should everlastingly disgrace him.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen CraneGet Context In Chapter 1
4 To-night the pressure of accumulated misgivings sent the scale drooping toward despair, and her indifference was the more chilling after the flush of joy into which she had plunged him by dismissing Denis Eady.
5 She opened the three windows, bringing in the smell of oak leaves and earth, but the fresh air could do little toward dispelling the sickening odors which had accumulated for weeks in this close room.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER XXIV
6 Lily sat silent, taking the brunt of it quietly, letting it spend itself on her to the last drop of its accumulated falseness; then, without a word, she rose and went down to her cabin.
House of Mirth By Edith WhartonGet Context In BOOK 2: Chapter 2
7 The sense of weariness returned with accumulated force, and for a moment she felt that she could walk no farther.
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8 Carol was touched by his efforts to enjoy picture galleries, and the dogged way in which he accumulated dates and dimensions when they followed monkish guides through missions.
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9 It seemed as though, by some nameless, interior volition, he would fain have shocked into them the same fiery emotion accumulated within the Leyden jar of his own magnetic life.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 36. The Quarter-Deck.
10 His accumulated thought upon such subjects was used to form scenes.
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11 Yet the long journey and the accumulated terrors had shaken the hearts of the stoutest among them.
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12 By late summer a sufficient store of stone had accumulated, and then the building began, under the superintendence of the pigs.
13 He did not care what happened so long as a good store of stone was accumulated before he went on pension.
14 There is a pretty good store of stone accumulated.
15 But he preserved his easy attitude; and nothing more solid went over the stone balustrades than the accumulated rosebuds now floating about, a little surface-island.
Hard Times By Charles DickensGet Context In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VII