1 She had time to take a fresh survey of her wretchedness, and to fluctuate anew between the impulse to confide in Selden and the dread of destroying his illusions.
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2 It had as many ramifications as the Cretan labyrinth, as many fluctuations as the northern lights, as much colour as a parterre in June, and was as crowded with figures as a coronation.
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3 Apart from motions, a complete diorama of the fluctuations of the game went on in their eyes.
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4 Past now the bleeding of earthly regrets; past its fluctuations of hope, and fear, and desire; the human will, bent, and bleeding, and struggling long, was now entirely merged in the Divine.
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5 His mind wavered for a whole hour in fluctuations with which there was certainly mingled some struggle.
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6 It is a crop always salable for ready money, not usually subject to great yearly fluctuations in price, and one which the Negroes know how to raise.
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7 But her temper was fluctuating; joy for a few instants shone in her eyes, but it continually gave place to distraction and reverie.
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8 I think that voice held him most with its fluctuating, feverish warmth because it couldn't be over-dreamed--that voice was a deathless song.
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9 Her family had of late been exceedingly fluctuating.
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10 Whilst she abstractedly watched them spinning and fluctuating in the increasing moonlight she suddenly heard her name whispered by a voice over her shoulder.
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11 The fluctuating contours of the land ebbed and flowed.
12 But the Judge had a most discouraging way of fluctuating.
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13 Her affections had continually been fluctuating but never without an object.
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14 There were three different conclusions to be drawn from his silence, between which her mind was in fluctuation; each of them at times being held the most probable.
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15 She remained sitting, though the fluctuation in her look might have told any man who knew her so well as Wildeve that she was thinking of him.
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