1 He is Napoleon's stay and Danton's resource.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 3: CHAPTER V—AT BOMBARDA'S
2 Marius cast a wild glance about him, the last mechanical resource of despair.
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3 He began to wander about the streets, the resource of those who suffer.
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4 When he saw that this wretched resource was becoming exhausted, he gave up his garden and allowed it to run to waste.
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5 These old sailors, accustomed to correct manoeuvres and having as resource and guide only tactics, that compass of battles, are utterly disconcerted in the presence of that immense foam which is called public wrath.
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6 A silence of death reigned in the cabin as in the pavilion; but as the cabin was his last resource, he knocked again.
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7 Her only resource was to get out of the subject as fast as possible, and turn the current of Sir Thomas's ideas into a happier channel.
8 The flood of tears, however, left him no resource; so he at once gave him a drubbing, which satisfied even Mrs. Sowerberry herself, and rendered Mr. Bumble's subsequent application of the parochial cane, rather unnecessary.
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9 There must have been several in it, and they must have been men of resource and determination.
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10 We had an example of his readiness of resource that morning when he got away from us so successfully, and also of his audacity in sending back my own name to me through the cabman.
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11 You have worked things in such a fashion that we have only one resource left.
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12 I stood in the position of one without a resource, without a friend, without a coin.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte BronteGet Context In CHAPTER XXVIII
13 But against this there were objections; and she finally resolved that it could be the last resource, if her private inquiries to the absence of the family were unfavourably answered.
Pride and Prejudice By Jane AustenGet Context In Chapter 42
14 The only resource left me was to run to a lattice and warn his intended victim of the fate which awaited him.
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15 I did give him a slight shaking; but it brought on the cough, and he took to his ordinary resource of moaning and weeping, and Catherine rebuked me.
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