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His name in that new life leaped into characters before his eyes and to it there followed a mental sensation of an undefined face or colour of a face.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
Before turning to those moral and mental aspects of the matter which present the greatest difficulties, let the enquirer begin by mastering more elementary problems.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
But for the trained reasoner to admit such intrusions into his own delicate and finely adjusted temperament was to introduce a distracting factor which might throw a doubt upon all his mental results.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
He could hardly stand still so great was his mental agitation, and he ran towards Holmes with two eager hands outstretched.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
They were, namely, casts of female friends, whose bodily or mental deformities were here most faithfully preserved.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
His tail had grown rigid and twitched sharply from side to side, a sign in him of intense mental activity.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
Kitty made the acquaintance of Madame Stahl too, and this acquaintance, together with her friendship with Varenka, did not merely exercise a great influence on her, it also comforted her in her mental distress.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Although his artistic sense was unceasingly at work collecting materials, although he felt a continually increasing excitement as the moment of criticizing his work drew nearer, he rapidly and subtly formed, from imperceptible signs, a mental image of these three persons.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But, probably from the mental fatigue he was beginning to feel, he made a blunder in speaking of the trial, and this blunder he recalled several times with vexation.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He made use of every kind of mental device, except analogy, and passed too boldly, it seemed to Prince Andrew, from one to another.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
After Nicholas had gone things in the Rostov household were more depressing than ever, and the countess fell ill from mental agitation.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context