1 Marry for convenience and love for pleasure.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER XXXVI
2 She doubted the convenience and, as a natural sequent, the sanctity of the monogamous and separate home which she had regarded as the basis of all decent life.
Main Street By Sinclair LewisGet Context In CHAPTER XXIV
3 This rampart is pierced by several sally-ports for the convenience of ships and whales; conspicuous among which are the straits of Sunda and Malacca.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 87. The Grand Armada.
4 Now, friend," said Hawkeye, addressing David, "an exchange of garments will be a great convenience to you, inasmuch as you are but little accustomed to the make-shifts of the wilderness.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperGet Context In CHAPTER 26
5 For convenience sake, we have said, hitherto, two gentlemen.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher StoweGet Context In CHAPTER I
6 "Talk about our keeping slaves, as if we did it for our convenience," said Marie.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher StoweGet Context In CHAPTER XVI
7 If we will keep a shambling, loose, untaught set in the community, for our convenience, why, we must take the consequence.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher StoweGet Context In CHAPTER XVIII
8 The form of the enclosure was an oblong square, save that the corners were considerably rounded off, in order to afford more convenience for the spectators.
9 It is fortunate that your inclination and your father's convenience should accord so well.
10 I know the danger of your being so far forgotten, as to have your comforts give way to the imaginary convenience of any single being in the family.
Mansfield Park By Jane AustenGet Context In CHAPTER XLII
11 Mr. Yates's convenience had had nothing to do with it.
Mansfield Park By Jane AustenGet Context In CHAPTER XLVIII
12 He was a solicitor and was using my room as a temporary convenience until his new premises were ready.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In II. THE RED-HEADED LEAGUE
13 It is for the convenience of these that the Diogenes Club was started, and it now contains the most unsociable and unclubable men in town.
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In X. The Adventure of The Greek Interpreter
14 It was frozen over, but a single hole was left for the convenience of a solitary swan.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In XII. THE ADVENTURE OF THE ABBEY GRANGE
15 Everything was made to yield to her wishes and her convenience.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) ShelleyGet Context In Chapter 1