1 Nothing from them ever reached him again; he never beheld them; he never met them again; and in the continuation of this mournful history they will not be met with any more.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VI—JEAN VALJEAN
2 The first child is the continuation of the last doll.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 3: CHAPTER VIII—THE UNPLEASANTNESS OF RECEIVING INTO ONE'S H...
3 She awoke with the sun in her eyes, which, at first, produced on her the effect of being a continuation of her dream.
4 This academy is not an entire single building, but a continuation of several houses on both sides of a street, which growing waste, was purchased and applied to that use.
5 A continuation of the state of England under Queen Anne.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan SwiftContext Highlight In PART 4: CHAPTER VI.
6 His short-cropped hair might have been a mere continuation of the sandy freckles on his forehead and face.
7 The heath down there was now a vast abyss, and no longer a continuation of what they stood on; for their eyes, adapted to the blaze, could see nothing of the deeps beyond its influence.
Return of the Native By Thomas HardyContext Highlight In BOOK 1: 3 The Custom of the Country
8 To Marianne, indeed, the meeting between Edward and her sister was but a continuation of that unaccountable coldness which she had often observed at Norland in their mutual behaviour.
9 where the twilight is never of long continuation.
10 Again the avenger had been foiled, and again his concentrated hatred urged him to continue the pursuit.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan DoyleContext Highlight In PART II: CHAPTER V. THE AVENGING ANGELS
11 He would, probably, for a time at least, continue to perform his duties.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan DoyleContext Highlight In PART II: CHAPTER VII. THE CONCLUSION
12 For the stage was empty; the emotion must be continued; the only thing to continue the emotion was the song; and the words were inaudible.
13 Things cannot continue as they are.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde By Robert Louis StevensonContext Highlight In CHAPTER SEARCH FOR MR. HYDE
14 To continue in fistic phraseology, he had a genius for coming up to the scratch, wherever and whatever it was, and proving himself an ugly customer.
15 Should her disposition be really bad," said Sir Thomas, "we must not, for our own children's sake, continue her in the family; but there is no reason to expect so great an evil.