1 These reunions were sometimes periodical.
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2 These periodical five francs were a double riddle to Courfeyrac who lent and to Thenardier who received them.
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3 On the left was an old abandoned mill, with its motionless wings, from the ruins of which an owl threw out its shrill, periodical, and monotonous cry.
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4 And what with the standing spectacle of the black terrific Ahab, and the periodical tumultuous visitations of these three savages, Dough-Boy's whole life was one continual lip-quiver.
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5 Wherefore the necessity for his periodical visits to the upper world.
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6 There were periodical occasions when Mr. Jaggers and Wemmick went over the office accounts, and checked off the vouchers, and put all things straight.
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7 Besides, the board made periodical pilgrimages to the farm, and always sent the beadle the day before, to say they were going.
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8 Throughout the whole period of his seeming friendship with Pilkington, Napoleon had really been in secret agreement with Frederick.
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9 It was a source of great satisfaction to him, he said--and, he was sure, to all others present--to feel that a long period of mistrust and misunderstanding had now come to an end.
10 He too, he said, was happy that the period of misunderstanding was at an end.
11 These covered a period of many years, but I observed that the entries ceased nearly a year ago and quite abruptly.
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12 Love was made on these occasions in the form of bracelets; and, on all occasions during the period of betrothal, took a manufacturing aspect.
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13 Office-hours were over: and at that period of the day, in warm weather, she usually embellished with her genteel presence, a managerial board-room over the public office.
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14 Yet it was remarkable that she sat as still as ever the amiable woman in ambuscade had seen her sit, at any period in her life.
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15 Rotherwood was not, however, without defences; no habitation, in that disturbed period, could have been so, without the risk of being plundered and burnt before the next morning.