1 Narrow and burdensome and useless to anyone as his life now seemed to him, Prince Andrew on the eve of battle felt agitated and irritable as he had done seven years before at Austerlitz.
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2 The prisoners were more burdensome to the escort than even the cavalry saddles or Junot's baggage.
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3 It was not poverty which had broken her spirit; it was not a want of courage which rendered her poverty burdensome.
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4 The innocent festivities over the election, and this gloomy, burdensome love to which he had to return struck Vronsky by their contrast.
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5 The toil, like all farm toil, is monotonous, and here there are little machinery and few tools to relieve its burdensome drudgery.
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