Oh, no! Mason will not defy me; nor, knowing it, will he hurt me--but, not intentionally, he might in a moment, by one careless word, deprive me, if not of life, yet forever of happiness.
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Vronsky intentionally avoided that select crowd of the upper world, which was moving and talking with discreet freedom before the pavilions.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Either from awkwardness or intentionally (no one could have said which) after the shawl had been adjusted he kept his arm around her for a long time, as though embracing her.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Though Boris had come intentionally to speak of his love and therefore meant to be tender, he began speaking irritably of feminine inconstancy, of how easily women can turn from sadness to joy, and how their moods depend solely on who happens to be paying court to them.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He resigned his commission in spite of the entreaties of his friends and the exhortations of his superiors, and followed the princess; four years he spent in foreign countries, at one time pursuing her, at another time intentionally losing sight of her.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
It was so negligently refastened, perhaps intentionally, on the part of Wamba, that Gurth found no difficulty in freeing his arms altogether from bondage, and then, gliding into the thicket, he made his escape from the party.
Father Gillenormand did not do it intentionally, but inattention to proper names was an aristocratic habit of his.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context
But man has such a predilection for systems and abstract deductions that he is ready to distort the truth intentionally, he is ready to deny the evidence of his senses only to justify his logic.
Notes from the Underground By Feodor Dostoevsky Context
Maybe not intentionally cruel; but you seem to be forcing me into disclosures which can result in nothing; as if you would have me bare a wound for the pleasure of looking at it, without the intention or power of healing it.
The Awakening By Kate Chopin Context
The number of lights had been intentionally diminished, but the young woman could not conceal the traces of the fever which had devoured her for two days.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context
Intentionally he recalled all those doctrines of the church which had always seemed most strange and had always been a stumbling block to him.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context