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It was the night of the match against the Bective Rangers; and the ball was made just like a red and green apple only it opened and it was full of the creamy sweets.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
The young man who had seen Mac in Westmoreland Street asked was it true that Mac had won a bit over a billiard match.
Without meaning to hurt either of your feelings, I am bound to say that I consider these men to be more than a match for the official force, and that is why I have not asked your assistance.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
My stepfather has offered no opposition to the match, and we are to be married in the course of the spring.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Holmes struck a match and held it to the back wheel, and I heard him chuckle as the light fell upon a patched Dunlop tire.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The match went out, and so did we, and shoved in the staple again, and the door was locked as good as ever.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain Context
She drew another match against the wall: it was again light, and in the lustre there stood the old grandmother, so bright and radiant, so mild, and with such an expression of love.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
She was fond of Kitty, and her affection for her showed itself, as the affection of married women for girls always does, in the desire to make a match for Kitty after her own ideal of married happiness; she wanted her to marry Vronsky.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The feminine society world welcomed him gladly, because he was rich, distinguished, a good match, and almost a newcomer, with a halo of romance on account of his supposed death and the tragic loss of his wife.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
She felt this to be their last hope and that if Nicholas refused the match she had found for him, she would have to abandon the hope of ever getting matters right.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The question was no longer whether this was possible, but only which was the better match and how the matter would be regarded at court.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context