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Her prolonged absence having caused some comment, her father followed her, but learned from her maid that she had only come up to her chamber for an instant, caught up an ulster and bonnet, and hurried down to the passage.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
I could not go there by daylight without provoking comment, but as soon as night fell I hurried off to see my dear Arthur.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Bartnyansky, who must spend at least fifty thousand to judge by the style he lived in, had made an interesting comment the day before on that subject.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
As I had long forborne to encourage him with hopes that hung on threads, I made no other comment on this information than that I supposed he would see her soon.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
The foolhardiness or ignorance of her officers was a prolific theme for comment whilst she remained in sight, and efforts were made to signal her to reduce sail in face of her danger.
The clerk had read the prescription without comment; but in the act of handing out the bottle he paused.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
She looked as if she expected some comment from Scarlett but the words had made little sense to her and she could think of nothing to say.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
They are expressed in the most plain and simple terms, wherein those people are not mercurial enough to discover above one interpretation: and to write a comment upon any law, is a capital crime.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan Swift Context
Nor, through all those years, does the story say the doorkeeper told the man anything about the inside, other than his comment about the other doorkeepers.
What is bad (this is my comment again) is that I dare say people will be thankful for the gold pins then.
Notes from the Underground By Feodor Dostoevsky Context
If, then, I should learn that you had taken upon yourself to speak of me to any one favorably or unfavorably, to comment on my actions, or watch my conduct, that very instant you would quit my service.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context