1 Sometimes they came and went without having met Gatsby at all, came for the party with a simplicity of heart that was its own ticket of admission.
2 She saw something awful in the very simplicity she failed to understand.
3 The witnesses of Hester Prynne's disgrace had not yet passed beyond their simplicity.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel HawthorneContext Highlight In II. THE MARKET-PLACE
4 Here, indeed, in the sable simplicity that generally characterised the Puritanic modes of dress, there might be an infrequent call for the finer productions of her handiwork.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel HawthorneContext Highlight In V. HESTER AT HER NEEDLE
5 "But I did mind you, Pip," he returned with tender simplicity.
6 My lavish habits led his easy nature into expenses that he could not afford, corrupted the simplicity of his life, and disturbed his peace with anxieties and regrets.
7 No wisdom on earth could have given me the comfort that I should have derived from their simplicity and fidelity; but I could never, never, undo what I had done.
8 As the Doctor turned his kind face, with its smile of simplicity and gentleness, towards her, she drooped her head more.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensContext Highlight In CHAPTER 16. I AM A NEW BOY IN MORE SENSES THAN ONE
9 Traddles thanked us both, by saying, with a simplicity and honesty I had sense enough to be quite charmed with, 'I am very much obliged to you indeed.'
David Copperfield By Charles DickensContext Highlight In CHAPTER 28. Mr. MICAWBER'S GAUNTLET
10 I could not see him for the tears which his earnestness and goodness, so adorned by, and so adorning, the perfect simplicity of his manner, brought into my eyes.
11 No one knew better than Stepan Arkadyevitch how to hit on the exact line between freedom, simplicity, and official stiffness necessary for the agreeable conduct of business.
12 This was Princess Myakaya, noted for her simplicity and the roughness of her manners, and nicknamed enfant terrible.
13 No," he said to himself, "however good that life of simplicity and toil may be, I cannot go back to it.
14 But his simplicity, particularly in conjunction with his good looks, his amiable smile, and the grace of his movements, was very attractive.
15 She knew what it meant, and the price at which such simplicity was obtained.