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He had been engaged to Miss Edith Woodley, of Carstairs, but the engagement had been broken off by mutual consent some months before, and there was no sign that it had left any very profound feeling behind it.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Then both looked elsewhere at once, and wondered if anybody had noticed anything in their mutual glance.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
As though tears were the indispensable oil, without which the machinery of mutual confidence could not run smoothly between the two sisters, the sisters after their tears talked, not of what was uppermost in their minds, but, though they talked of outside matters, they understood each other.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Alexey Alexandrovitch was, however, so perturbed that he did not immediately comprehend all the good sense of adultery by mutual consent, and his eyes expressed this uncertainty; but the lawyer promptly came to his assistance.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He asked about mutual acquaintances, and she became still more animated and chattered away giving him greetings from various people and retelling the town gossip.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
That Chateaubriand, Madame de Stael, and others spoke certain words to one another only affected their mutual relations but does not account for the submission of millions.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
These evidences of an incompatibility of temper induced Miss Betsey to pay him off, and effect a separation by mutual consent.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
The lengths to which this mutual outpouring of soul would have proceeded had not a servant entered to announce luncheon must remain a mystery.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
In reality, the two differed from each other as much as they differed from the object of their mutual contemplation.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
Clerval continued talking for some time about our mutual friends and his own good fortune in being permitted to come to Ingolstadt.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
They could be seen at all hours and at all places in and near Atlanta, seldom speaking to each other, obviously disliking each other, but bound together by mutual need, he of money, she of protection.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context