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The robin used to secrete himself in a bush and watch this anxiously, his head tilted first on one side and then on the other.
The Secret Garden By Frances Hodgson Burnett Context
But it secretes friendly girls, young men who sing, and one lady instructress who really likes Milton and Carlyle.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context
This unhappy secret must be disclosed; they must have a complete understanding between them, which is impossible with all this concealment and falsehood going on.
A Doll's House By Henrik Ibsen Context
The hour when he too would take part in the life of that world seemed drawing near and in secret he began to make ready for the great part which he felt awaited him the nature of which he only dimly apprehended.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
Though there was nothing wrong in these stories and though their intention was sometimes literary they were circulated secretly at school.
His wife and his children awaited him at home, but no father ever returned to tell them how he had fared at the hands of his secret judges.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
If not, it shall never be seen by mortal eye; and your secret, whether you be alive or dead, shall be safe with us.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Several times during the last three years I have taken up my pen to write to you, but always I feared lest your affectionate regard for me should tempt you to some indiscretion which would betray my secret.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
We went to a clump of bushes, and Tom made everybody swear to keep the secret, and then showed them a hole in the hill, right in the thickest part of the bushes.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain Context
He had a secret which he was not ready to tell, yet, but if this mutinous depression was not broken up soon, he would have to bring it out.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context