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During these halts Stephen stood awkwardly behind the two men, weary of the subject and waiting restlessly for the slow march to begin again.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
At the appointed time the animals would leave their work and march round the precincts of the farm in military formation, with the pigs leading, then the horses, then the cows, then the sheep, and then the poultry.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
The Guards had already left Petersburg on the tenth of August, and her son, who had remained in Moscow for his equipment, was to join them on the march to Radzivilov.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Even foreign historians, including the French, acknowledge the genius of the Russian commanders when they speak of that flank march.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
And the pilgrims who had continued their march and their chant in the background, now gathered round the figure of Eliza on her soap box as if to form the audience at a play.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf Context
There he was made to wheel about to the right, and to the left, to draw his rammer, to return his rammer, to present, to fire, to march, and they gave him thirty blows with a cudgel.
Here, as I sat looking at the parcels, packages, and books, and inhaling the smell of stables (ever since associated with that morning), a procession of most tremendous considerations began to march through my mind.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
So, we had our slices served out, as if we were two thousand troops on a forced march instead of a man and boy at home; and we took gulps of milk and water, with apologetic countenances, from a jug on the dresser.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
Resolving, nevertheless, to take the shortest road at all hazards, he waited till his men were already on their march before signifying to the marquis that he desired leave to pass through his country, so that no time might be left him to deliberate.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
Often, when wearied by a toilsome march, I persuaded myself that I was dreaming until night should come and that I should then enjoy reality in the arms of my dearest friends.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
War romances, war weddings, deaths in hospitals and on the field, incidents of camp and battle and march, gallantry, cowardice, humor, sadness, deprivation and hope.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context