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Berthier wrote to his Emperor (we know how far commanding officers allow themselves to diverge from the truth in describing the condition of an army) and this is what he said:.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
I kept her brown figure always in my eye and, when we came near the point at which our ways diverged, I quickened my pace and passed her.
But he felt less and less hopeful with each failure, and presently began to turn off into diverging avenues at sheer random, in desperate hope of finding the one that was wanted.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
Shtcherbatsky moved away from them, and Kitty, going up to a card table, sat down, and, taking up the chalk, began drawing diverging circles over the new green cloth.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Spenlow and I falling into this conversation, prolonged it and our saunter to and fro, until we diverged into general topics.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Also, in addition to the great divergency of views expressed thereat, there was visible in all the speakers an invincible tendency to indecision which led them at one moment to make assertions, and at the next to contradict the same.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
Soon the two ships diverged their wakes; and long as the strange vessel was in view, she was seen to yaw hither and thither at every dark spot, however small, on the sea.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
The wedding subject was no further dwelt upon; and soon a faint diverging path was reached, where they parted company, Olly first begging her companion to remind Mr.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
Five corridors diverged like the rays of a star, and the walls, dug into niches, which were arranged one above the other in the shape of coffins, showed that they were at last in the catacombs.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context