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But while she looked like a butterfly, clinging to a blade of grass, and just about to open its rainbow wings for fresh flight, her heart ached with a horrible despair.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
A deep gulf, she observed, had opened between Dora and me, and Love could only span it with its rainbow.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Dreams sometimes danced in rainbow colours before her eyes even, but she breathed more freely when they died away, and did not regret them.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
The front door was slightly ajar and she trotted, breathless, into the hall and paused for a moment under the rainbow prisms of the chandelier.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
Deal table in the middle, plain chairs all round the walls, on one end a large shining map, marked with all the colors of a rainbow.
Heart of Darkness By Joseph Conrad Context
It was also considered a luxury to have them alive, it being an amusing sight to see them die, for, when dying, they change color three or four times, and like the rainbow when it disappears, pass through all the prismatic shades, after which they were sent to the kitchen.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context