1 Legends, chimeras, the soul, immortality, paradise, the stars, are provided for them to swallow.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 1: CHAPTER VIII—PHILOSOPHY AFTER DRINKING
2 Our chimeras are the things which the most resemble us.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 5: CHAPTER V—POVERTY A GOOD NEIGHBOR FOR MISERY
3 He preserved this opinion even after the feast, with the remnants of which he repaired his own long abstinence; but when in the evening he made his master's bed, the chimeras of Planchet faded away.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre DumasGet Context In 7 THE INTERIOR* OF THE MUSKETEERS
4 I was required to exchange chimeras of boundless grandeur for realities of little worth.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) ShelleyGet Context In Chapter 3