1 Now that we have gratified the inner man, let us gratify the desire of the spirit.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia WoolfGet Context In Unit 10
2 She had already unclasped two costly bracelets and a collar, which she hastened to proffer to the supposed outlaw, concluding naturally that to gratify his avarice was to bespeak his favour.
3 Thou canst easily gratify his greed; for think not that I am blinded by thy pretexts of poverty.
4 She did not mean, however, to derive much more from it to gratify her vanity, than Mary might have allowed.
5 She had never once told Wildeve of the Parisian desires which Clym's description had sown in her; yet here was he involuntarily in a position to gratify them.
Return of the Native By Thomas HardyGet Context In BOOK 4: 8 Eustacia Hears of Good Fortune, and Beholds Evil
6 At length I wandered towards these mountains, and have ranged through their immense recesses, consumed by a burning passion which you alone can gratify.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) ShelleyGet Context In Chapter 16
7 I found everything in a satisfactory state at the cottage; and was enabled to gratify my aunt exceedingly by reporting that the tenant inherited her feud, and waged incessant war against donkeys.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER 39. WICKFIELD AND HEEP
8 He says besides,' she observed, with a slow curling of her lip, 'that his master, as he hears, is coasting Spain; and this done, is away to gratify his seafaring tastes till he is weary.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER 46. INTELLIGENCE
9 And what he saw in this mirror did not gratify his self-esteem.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo TolstoyGet Context In PART 4: Chapter 1
10 "I'll do my best to gratify you, Sir," was Laurie's unusually dutiful reply, as he carefully unpinned the posy Jo had put in his buttonhole.
Little Women By Louisa May AlcottGet Context In CHAPTER TWENTY-FIVE
11 Of so little weight are the greatest services to princes, when put into the balance with a refusal to gratify their passions.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan SwiftGet Context In PART 1: CHAPTER V.
12 Although I intend to leave the description of this empire to a particular treatise, yet, in the mean time, I am content to gratify the curious reader with some general ideas.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan SwiftGet Context In PART 1: CHAPTER VI.
13 Lily was quite ready to gratify this curiosity, but it happened that she was dining out.
House of Mirth By Edith WhartonGet Context In BOOK 1: Chapter 13
14 The court, in the inside, had evidently been arranged to gratify a picturesque and voluptuous ideality.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher StoweGet Context In CHAPTER XV
15 Dantes must be crushed to gratify Villefort's ambition.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasGet Context In Chapter 13. The Hundred Days.