1 There was not much to take away, for he seemed only able to inhale it by thimblefuls, and his heart would soon wear itself out, the way it was beating.
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2 D'Avrigny rushed towards the old man and made him inhale a powerful restorative.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasGet Context In Chapter 103. Maximilian.
3 The abruptness of the movements of the man who was manipulating him, the freshness of the night, the air which he could inhale freely, had roused him from his lethargy.
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4 M de la Tremouille approached him, and made him inhale some salts, which recalled him to life.
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5 Without referring to what he had believed in half an hour before, as though ashamed even to recall it, he asked for iodine to inhale in a bottle covered with perforated paper.
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6 Three miles on he came to a spot where a soft perfume was wafted across his path, and he stood still for a moment to inhale the familiar scent.
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7 His bosom seemed to inhale not air but the strength of eternal youth and gladness.
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8 His lungs dilated and sank as if he were inhaling a warm moist unsustaining air and he smelt again the moist warm air which hung in the bath in Clongowes above the sluggish turf-coloured water.
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9 Her time was running out but she continued to sit by the window, leaning her head against the window curtain, inhaling the odour of dusty cretonne.
10 He sat with his legs up on the sofa as if quite at home and, having stuck an amber mouthpiece far into his mouth, was inhaling the smoke spasmodically and screwing up his eyes.
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11 Unconsciously she sat up, smoothed her hair, got up, and went to the window, involuntarily inhaling the freshness of the clear but windy evening.
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12 Franz waited impatiently, inhaling the aroma of the roasted meat, when the captain returned with a mysterious air.
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13 But owing to his marked internal structure which gives him regular lungs, like a human being's, the whale can only live by inhaling the disengaged air in the open atmosphere.
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14 Holmes and I walked along the broad, sandy road inhaling the fresh morning air and rejoicing in the music of the birds and the fresh breath of the spring.
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15 She inhaled the odor of the blossoms and thrust them into the bosom of her white morning gown.