1 But the sixth valet spoke differently to the sixth stranger, who sat near Candide.
2 In the sixth year his turn to escape occurred again; he availed himself of it, but could not accomplish his flight fully.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 2: CHAPTER VI—JEAN VALJEAN
3 In front of the sixth are placed two English tombs of granite.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 1: CHAPTER II—HOUGOMONT
4 Two divisions, the fifth and the sixth, had been annihilated.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 1: CHAPTER VI—FOUR O'CLOCK IN THE AFTERNOON
5 These verses in sixth century Latin raise the question whether the two thieves of Calvary were named, as is commonly believed, Dismas and Gestas, or Dismas and Gesmas.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 6: CHAPTER VI—THE LITTLE CONVENT
6 When the sixth had struck, he snuffed the candle with his fingers.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 8: CHAPTER XVIII—MARIUS' TWO CHAIRS FORM A VIS-A-VIS
7 The sixth, who had not yet opened his lips, now began to inspect the gate, as Eponine had done an hour earlier, grasping each bar in succession, and shaking them cautiously.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 8: CHAPTER IV—A CAB RUNS IN ENGLISH AND BARKS IN SLANG
8 I have picked out the shakos of the fifth of the line, and the standard-bearers of the sixth legion.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 1: CHAPTER III—LIGHT AND SHADOW
9 On the day of the sixth of June, a battue of the sewers had been ordered.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 3: CHAPTER II—EXPLANATION
10 At the sixth he began to reflect that the search was rather dubious.
11 There came to his mind a curious phrase from CORNELIUS A LAPIDE which said that the lice born of human sweat were not created by God with the other animals on the sixth day.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James JoyceContext Highlight In Chapter 5
12 It was the sixth of October, dismal and cold out of doors.
13 They always want a sixth act, and as soon as the interest of the play is entirely over, they propose to continue it.
14 Her that turned me out was my sixth stepmother.
15 The sixth was not straight enough; so she said he was like a green stick, that had been laid to dry over a baker's oven.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm GrimmContext Highlight In KING GRISLY-BEARD