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I believe they would have procured his dismissal if the Department had not sent you over to inquire into it, and if you had not been so kindly disposed and helpful to him.
A Doll's House By Henrik Ibsen Context
I am disposed to help your Grace to the best of my ability, but, in order to do so, I must understand to the last detail how the matter stands.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
There are people who, on meeting a successful rival, no matter in what, are at once disposed to turn their backs on everything good in him, and to see only what is bad.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Golenishtchev recovered himself with an effort, and at first was dejected and gloomy, but Anna, disposed to feel friendly with everyone as she was at that time, soon revived his spirits by her direct and lively manner.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Prince Andrew, who liked to help young men, was flattered by being asked for his assistance and being well disposed toward Boris, who had managed to please him the day before, he wished to do what the young man wanted.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
She had known him as a child, and now his friendship with Andrew, his misfortune with his wife, and above all his kindly, simple face disposed her favorably toward him.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The most vigorous attack came from an old acquaintance, a boston player who had always been well disposed toward him, Stepan Stepanovich Adraksin.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Pierre felt particularly well disposed toward them all, but was now instinctively on his guard for fear of binding himself in any way.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
There was never anything so gallant, so spruce, so brilliant, and so well disposed as the two armies.
I was present myself, and I remember to have felt quite uncomfortable and confused, at a part of myself being disposed of in that way.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Pumblechook holding me all the while as if we had looked in on our way to the scaffold, to have those little preliminaries disposed of.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context