1 Their father returned to his division and his wife, and only rarely sent his sons large sheets of grey paper, scrawled over in a bold clerkly hand.
2 Anna Sergyevna went very rarely to the town, generally only on business, and even then she did not stay long.
3 But life was easy for her, though she was bored at times, and she went on passing day after day with deliberation, never in a hurry, placid, and only rarely disturbed.
4 In silence, only rarely exchanging a few insignificant words, our friends travelled as far as Fedot's.
5 Our romantic would rather go out of his mind--a thing, however, which very rarely happens--than take to open abuse, unless he had some other career in view; and he is never kicked out.
6 Princess Mary went back to her room with the sad, scared expression that rarely left her and which made her plain, sickly face yet plainer.
7 It is very difficult to tell the truth, and young people are rarely capable of it.
8 Pierre had of late rarely seen his wife alone.
9 On the third day after Christmas Nicholas dined at home, a thing he had rarely done of late.
10 The general trend of the campaign was rarely spoken of, partly because nothing certain was known about it, partly because there was a vague feeling that in the main it was going badly.
11 When Pierre went up to them he noticed that Vera was being carried away by her self-satisfied talk, but that Prince Andrew seemed embarrassed, a thing that rarely happened with him.
12 They rarely spoke of their future life.
13 She rarely made an exception and went out to pay visits, and then only to the most important persons in the town.
14 With others Balaga bargained, charging twenty-five rubles for a two hours' drive, and rarely drove himself, generally letting his young men do so.
15 Connoisseurs of such matters declared that rarely had so many beautiful women been assembled in one place.