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They had unearthed traces of a Cork accent in his speech and made him admit that the Lee was a much finer river than the Liffey.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
But if, as might happen, there were some discrepancies, to admit the truth, to be frank and say like a man:.
But for the trained reasoner to admit such intrusions into his own delicate and finely adjusted temperament was to introduce a distracting factor which might throw a doubt upon all his mental results.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
You must admit that it is curious and suggestive that this incident should occur on the eve of this important match, and should involve the only man whose presence seems essential to the success of the side.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Kitty tried in every possible way to relieve him, to soothe him; but it was all in vain, and Levin saw that she herself was exhausted both physically and morally, though she would not admit it.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Although, if she had been asked whether she supposed that in the future life, if he did not believe, he would be damned, she would have had to admit that he would be damned, his unbelief did not cause her unhappiness.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Helene smiled, with a look implying that she did not admit the possibility of anyone seeing her without being enchanted.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Princess Mary noticed to her surprise that during this illness the old prince not only excluded her from his room, but did not admit Mademoiselle Bourienne either.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The men sat huddled up trying not to stir, so as to warm the water that had trickled to their bodies and not admit the fresh cold water that was leaking in under their seats, their knees, and at the back of their necks.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Science does not admit the conception of the ancients as to the direct participation of the Deity in human affairs, and therefore history ought to give other answers.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The sovereigns of Paraguay admit as few Spanish Jesuits as possible; they prefer those of other nations as being more subordinate to their commands.