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Our client appeared to have taken fresh heart at the little glimpse of hope which had been presented to him, and he even broke into a desultory chat with me over his business affairs.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
I believe that, had I not had the chat with Harker and read the letters and the dates of his outbursts, I should have been prepared to sign for him after a brief time of observation.
Despite the fear that made it shrill, they recognized the voice of Sally Fontaine who, only an hour before, had stopped at Tara for a brief chat on her way to Jonesboro.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
Chat at table, the chat of love; it is as impossible to reproduce one as the other; the chat of love is a cloud; the chat at table is smoke.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
The theatres open their doors and present vaudevilles; the curious laugh and chat a couple of paces distant from these streets filled with war.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
After an hour or two spent in what her mother called comfortable chat, or in other words, in every variety of inquiry concerning all their acquaintance on Mrs.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane Austen Context
Man and wife, they say, there open the very bottom of their souls to each other; and some old couples often lie and chat over old times till nearly morning.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
One could go to the cigar factory and chat with the old German who raised canaries for sale, and look at his stuffed birds.
They were merely indulging in the ordinary vivacious chat of relatives who have long been parted in person though not in soul.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
Also he could find a comfortable seat by a fire, and could chat with a companion until he was as warm as toast.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context
Dean, it will be a charitable deed to tell me something of my neighbours: I feel I shall not rest if I go to bed; so be good enough to sit and chat an hour.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte Context