1 And even later, during the foolish years, when foolish things attract, the measure of affection which Alexander Petrovitch retained was extraordinary.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich GogolGet Context In PART 2: CHAPTER I
2 The other couples could not attract a moment's attention to their own evolutions and did not even try to do so.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo TolstoyGet Context In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XX
3 He felt it awkward to attract everyone's attention and to be considered a lucky man and, with his plain face, to be looked on as a sort of Paris possessed of a Helen.
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4 Prince Andrew, who had also been brought forward before the Emperor's eyes to complete the show of prisoners, could not fail to attract his attention.
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5 Closing his eyes, he bowed a la francaise, without taking leave, and trying to attract as little attention as possible, he left the room.
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6 Petya pulled him by the arm to attract his attention.
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7 Wishing to speak and to attract their attention, he got up, but at that moment his legs grew cold and bare.
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8 More than two hours passed and Gerasim took the liberty of making a slight noise at the door to attract his attention, but Pierre did not hear him.
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9 Herself a consummate coquette, she could not have maneuvered better on meeting a man she wished to attract.
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10 To fluff out her curls, put on fashionable dresses, and sing romantic songs to fascinate her husband would have seemed as strange as to adorn herself to attract herself.
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11 Atoms attract each other and atoms repel one another.
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12 A curious passive inattention had such possession of her, that the presence of her little sister in the room did not attract her notice for some time.
Hard Times By Charles DickensGet Context In BOOK 3: CHAPTER I
13 Formed in the best proportions of her sex, Rowena was tall in stature, yet not so much so as to attract observation on account of superior height.
14 On each side there was much to attract, and their acquaintance soon promised as early an intimacy as good manners would warrant.
15 The Dodger and Master Bates, unwilling to attract public attention by running down the open street, had merely retired into the very first doorway round the corner.
Oliver Twist By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER X