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In hell, on the contrary, one torment, instead of counteracting another, lends it still greater force: and, moreover, as the internal faculties are more perfect than the external senses, so are they more capable of suffering.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
They were carefully examined, and showed that he was a keen student of international politics, an indefatigable gossip, a remarkable linguist, and an untiring letter writer.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
But besides considerations of foreign policy, the attention of Russian society was at that time keenly directed on the internal changes that were being undertaken in all the departments of government.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He remembered only the dull gray weather now rainy and now snowy, internal physical distress, and pains in his feet and side.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
An explosion of a smouldering volcano long suppressed, was the result of an internal contest more easily conceived than described.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Bumble to understand that, from the violent and sanguinary onset of Oliver Twist, he had sustained severe internal injury and damage, from which he was at that moment suffering the acutest torture.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
In passing, I may say that I feel certain that at least SOME of my readers will be curious to know the contents and the internal arrangements of that receptacle.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
So that we cannot truly declare those tumults to have been disastrous, or that republic to have been disorderly, which during all that time, on account of her internal broils, banished no more than eight or ten of her citizens, put very few to death, and rarely inflicted money penalties.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
He had been paid for his work by an English bank note, which had been duly cashed for gold at the Danube International Bank.
My internal being was in a state of insurrection and turmoil; I felt that order would thence arise, but I had no power to produce it.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
Prissy picked lazily, spasmodically, complaining of her feet, her back, her internal miseries, her complete weariness, until her mother took a cotton stalk to her and whipped her until she screamed.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context