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The latter third of the speech was marred by the resumption of fights and other recreations among certain of the bad boys, and by fidgetings and whisperings that extended far and wide, washing even to the bases of isolated and incorruptible rocks like Sid and Mary.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
The barking of dogs showed the carriage had reached the village, and all that was left was the empty fields all round, the village in front, and he himself isolated and apart from it all, wandering lonely along the deserted highroad.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Twice they had attempted to attack this point, but on each occasion had been driven back by grapeshot from the four isolated guns on the hillock.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Miss Bart, during this brief exchange of words, remained in admirable erectness, slightly isolated from the embarrassed group about her.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
The lamp burnt dimly in the middle of the dark, luxurious, isolated room; from time to time the blind was shaken, and there flowed in the freshness of the insidious night; there was heard its mysterious whisperings.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
Aunt Pauline and her husband, a little old man, with a formal, brittle courtesy and the absent air of one living in an older age, lived on a plantation on the river, far more isolated than Tara.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
The Chatterleys, two brothers and a sister, had lived curiously isolated, shut in with one another at Wragby, in spite of all their connexions.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence Context
Each regiment, isolated from the rest, and having no bond with the army, now shattered in every part, died alone.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
Surely, although a divine and invisible chain unknown to themselves, binds together all these subterranean pioneers who, almost always, think themselves isolated, and who are not so, their works vary greatly, and the light of some contrasts with the blaze of others.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
These dreamers, some isolated, others united in families and almost in communion, turned over social questions in a pacific but profound manner; impassive miners, who tranquilly pushed their galleries into the depths of a volcano, hardly disturbed by the dull commotion and the furnaces of which they caught glimpses.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
As the reader sees, the two barricades, though materially isolated, were in communication with each other.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context