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Reading these letters, Nicholas felt a dread of their wanting to take him away from surroundings in which, protected from all the entanglements of life, he was living so calmly and quietly.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
This message makes it even more essential that we should not lose an hour in letting Hilton Cubitt know how matters stand, for it is a singular and a dangerous web in which our simple Norfolk squire is entangled.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Alice crouched down among the trees as well as she could, for her neck kept getting entangled among the branches, and every now and then she had to stop and untwist it.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland By Lewis Carroll Context
Suddenly the threads that moved them began to slacken and become entangled and it grew difficult to move.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Poor dear Joe, entangled in a little black cloak tied in a large bow under his chin, was seated apart at the upper end of the room; where, as chief mourner, he had evidently been stationed by Trabb.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
The girls came just in time; they held him fast and tried to free his beard from the line, but all in vain, beard and line were entangled fast together.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm Context
The Jester instantly made up to the leader of the assassins, who, bruised by his fall, and entangled under the wounded steed, lay incapable either of flight or resistance.
The body has not yet been found; it is supposed that it is entangled among the piles of the Arsenal point: this man was committed under the number 9,430, and his name was Jean Valjean.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
A little peasant girl, all entangled with the horses and the postilions at the end of the vehicle, was offering flowers to the travellers.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
When facts, the premonitory symptoms of latent social malady, move heavily, the slightest complication stops and entangles them.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context