1 It was a foggy, cloudy morning, and a dun-coloured veil hung over the house-tops, looking like the reflection of the mud-coloured streets beneath.
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2 "It will be for the maiden to decide," rejoined young Drebber, smirking at his own reflection in the glass.
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3 On every kind of pretext she would run away from work and go to the drinking pool, where she would stand foolishly gazing at her own reflection in the water.
4 Mr. Hyde appeared to hesitate, and then, as if upon some sudden reflection, fronted about with an air of defiance; and the pair stared at each other pretty fixedly for a few seconds.
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5 Replacing his javelin, he resumed his seat, bent his looks downward, and appeared to be absorbed in melancholy reflection.
6 "Thou speakest the truth, Malvoisin," said Brian de Bois-Guilbert, after a moment's reflection.
7 And all the time she felt the reflection of his hopelessness in her.
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8 She looked in the other mirror's reflection at her back, her waist, her loins.
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9 She cried bitterly over this reflection when her uncle was gone; and her cousins, on seeing her with red eyes, set her down as a hypocrite.
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10 It is no reflection on you; it is no more than what the greatest admirals have all experienced, more or less, in their time.
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11 She would rather die than own the truth; and she hoped, by a little reflection, to fortify herself beyond betraying it.
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12 After a moment's reflection, Mr. Crawford replied, "I know Mansfield, I know its way, I know its faults towards you."
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13 This was a letter to be run through eagerly, to be read deliberately, to supply matter for much reflection, and to leave everything in greater suspense than ever.
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14 After a little reflection, he went on with a sort of desperate calmness.
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15 Mr. Bumble put down his hat; unbuttoned his coat; folded his arms; inclined his head in a retrospective manner; and, after a few moments' reflection, commenced his story.
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