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He forced his way into the room, where I was sitting with my daughter, and made some incoherent remark about having missed his train.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
You have heard me remark that the strangest and most unique things are very often connected not with the larger but with the smaller crimes, and occasionally, indeed, where there is room for doubt whether any positive crime has been committed.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
I was about to make some remark to him, when I raised my eyes to the lighted window, and again experienced almost as great a surprise as before.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Alice did not at all like the tone of this remark, and thought it would be as well to introduce some other subject of conversation.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland By Lewis Carroll Context
Only old Benjamin refused to grow enthusiastic about the windmill, though, as usual, he would utter nothing beyond the cryptic remark that donkeys live a long time.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
And though the answer meant nothing, the general looked as though he had heard a witty remark from a witty man, and fully relished la pointe de la sauce.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Any remark, the most insignificant, that showed that the critic saw even the tiniest part of what he saw in the picture, agitated him to the depths of his soul.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Pierre wished to make a remark, for the conversation interested him, but Anna Pavlovna, who had him under observation, interrupted:.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He sometimes noticed with dissatisfaction that he repeated the same remark on the same day in different circles.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Several times Rostov, covering his head, tried to go to sleep, but some remark would arouse him and conversation would be resumed, to the accompaniment of unreasoning, merry, childlike laughter.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Though people were afraid of Marya Dmitrievna she was regarded in Petersburg as a buffoon, and so of what she had said they only noticed, and repeated in a whisper, the one coarse word she had used, supposing the whole sting of her remark to lie in that word.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context