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Darya Alexandrovna meanwhile having pacified the child, and knowing from the sound of the carriage that he had gone off, went back again to her bedroom.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But she could not pacify herself with these reflections; a feeling akin to remorse troubled her when she thought of her visit.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
This gave rise to the greatest confusion and disorder; for, on a sudden, both the city itself and the subject provinces found themselves deprived of their lawful governors; nor could any redress be had until the majority of the council were pacified or undeceived.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
He had been unwilling to go to bed and had made a scene; whereupon she had taken charge of him and pacified him as well as she could.
The Awakening By Kate Chopin Context
Sir Henry had to assure him that it was not so and pacify him by giving him a considerable part of his old wardrobe, the London outfit having now all arrived.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By A. Conan Doyle Context
At last Aniele succeeded in pacifying her, and she essayed the ascent; then, however, she had to be stopped while the old woman cautioned her about the floor of the garret.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context
Still, let us lay our heads together and see how we can help him to return; Neptune will then be pacified, for if we are all of a mind he can hardly stand out against us.
Haley stood there in very ill humor, having ridden hard the night before, and being not at all pacified by his ill success in recapturing his prey.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe Context
This promise poorly pacified her; but time was more potent; and though still at intervals she inquired of her father when Linton would return, before she did see him again his features had waxed so dim in her memory that she did not recognise him.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte Context