1 Regina's would enable her, when Mrs. Peniston's legacy was paid, to realize the vision of the green-and-white shop with the fuller competence acquired by her preliminary training.
House of Mirth By Edith WhartonGet Context In BOOK 2: Chapter 10
2 The transition is a keen one, I assure you, from a schoolmaster to a sailor, and requires a strong decoction of Seneca and the Stoics to enable you to grin and bear it.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 1. Loomings.
3 No possible endeavor then could enable her commander to make the great passage southwards, double Cape Horn, and then running down sixty degrees of latitude arrive in the equatorial Pacific in time to cruise there.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 44. The Chart.
4 The race must rally a mighty host to the support of their journals, and thus enable them to do much in the way of investigation.
Southern Horrors By Ida B. Wells-BarnettGet Context In VII
5 But because Marija was a human horse she merely laughed and went at it; it would enable her to pay her board again, and keep the family going.
6 A general movement among the domestics, and a low sound of gentle voices, announced the approach of those whose presence alone was wanted to enable the cavalcade to move.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperGet Context In CHAPTER 1
7 He passed the groups of dead with a steadiness of purpose, and an eye so calm, that nothing but long and inveterate practise could enable him to maintain.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperGet Context In CHAPTER 18
8 He craved a power that would enable him to make a world-sweeping gesture and brush all back.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen CraneGet Context In Chapter 5
9 Their density would not enable them to understand his sharper point of view.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen CraneGet Context In Chapter 7
10 Isabella opened her mouth, hoping that Dodge would open his, and so enable her to place him.
Between the Acts By Virginia WoolfGet Context In Unit 3
11 It were sin to doubt it, maiden," replied Ivanhoe; "and I repose myself on thy skill without further scruple or question, well trusting you will enable me to bear my corslet on the eighth day.
12 The hour chosen for the ceremony by Thomasin and Wildeve had been so timed as to enable her to escape the awkwardness of meeting her cousin Clym, who was returning the same morning.
Return of the Native By Thomas HardyGet Context In BOOK 2: 8 Firmness Is Discovered in a Gentle Heart
13 Well, these sad and hopeless obstacles are welcome in one sense, for they enable us to look with indifference upon the cruel satires that Fate loves to indulge in.
Return of the Native By Thomas HardyGet Context In BOOK 3: 5 Sharp Words Are Spoken, and a Crisis Ensues
14 Her story got about, and several of the people here did something to enable her to earn an honest living.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In Chapter 10. Extract from the Diary of Dr. Watson
15 A long journey may enable our friend to recover not only from his shattered nerves but also from his wounded feelings.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In Chapter 15. A Retrospection