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She seemed to be somewhat disappointed at my refusal and went over quietly to the sofa where she sat down behind her sister.
It was upon the 4th of March, as I have good reason to remember, that I rose somewhat earlier than usual, and found that Sherlock Holmes had not yet finished his breakfast.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
You have shown your relish for it by the enthusiasm which has prompted you to chronicle, and, if you will excuse my saying so, somewhat to embellish so many of my own little adventures.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
I had little doubt that I had come to the end of my career when I perceived the somewhat sinister figure of the late Professor Moriarty standing upon the narrow pathway which led to safety.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The peaceful face reflected somewhat of peace and healing into his own spirit, and his thoughts wandered away to bygone times and dreamy memories.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
At the same moment the bell sounded deep in the wood, so clear and solemnly that five or six determined to penetrate somewhat further.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
Muriel, the goat, could read somewhat better than the dogs, and sometimes used to read to the others in the evenings from scraps of newspaper which she found on the rubbish heap.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
Kitty had no need to ask Varenka; she saw from the calm and somewhat crestfallen faces of both that her plans had not come off.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Once, when he had touched on this topic with his mother, he discovered, to his surprise and somewhat to his satisfaction, that in the depth of her soul she too had doubts about this marriage.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Prince Andrew was somewhat refreshed by having ridden off the dusty highroad along which the troops were moving.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Candide was very pleased with an actress who played Queen Elizabeth in a somewhat insipid tragedy sometimes acted.