1 You received a second fortune, money and tranquillity were restored to you, and you, who had been condemned to a felon's life, might live as other men.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasGet Context In Chapter 83. The Hand of God.
2 An instant afterwards he had closed the door behind us, and we had become felons in the eyes of the law.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In VII. THE ADVENTURE OF CHARLES AUGUSTUS MILVERTON
3 And this is lenient treatment on my part, for you are worse, far worse, than the felons who will be your companions.
Dead Souls By Nikolai GogolGet Context In PART 2: CHAPTER IV