1 "I suppose you will go and stay with your brother and sister, Miss Dashwood, when they come to town," said Lucy, returning, after a cessation of hostile hints, to the charge.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane AustenGet Context In CHAPTER 32
2 He was a tearful boy, and broke into such deplorable lamentations, when a cessation of our connexion was hinted at, that we were obliged to keep him.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER 48. DOMESTIC
3 "But one thing is possible, one thing she might desire," he went on, "that is the cessation of your relations and all memories associated with them."
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo TolstoyGet Context In PART 4: Chapter 22
4 The tumult of cessation from lessons was already breaking forth, but it sank at her voice.
5 Mr. Sowerberry was much tickled at this: as of course he ought to be; and laughed a long time without cessation.
Oliver Twist By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER IV
6 He has now so far quieted that there are spells of cessation from his passion.