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Even now, after this long interval, I find myself thrilling as I think of it, and feeling once more that sudden flood of joy, amazement, and incredulity which utterly submerged my mind.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
He had left behind only the ripple of amusement which his speedy despatch had caused among her friends; and though later (to shift the metaphor) he reappeared lower down the stream, it was only in fleeting glimpses, with long submergences between.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
This fragment of the vaulting, partly submerged, but solid, was a veritable inclined plane, and, once on this plane, he was safe.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context
The whale, be it observed, lies almost entirely submerged, excepting the immediate parts operated upon.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
The younger one did not look up; he was submerged in his own feelings, but his brother met me with intelligent grey eyes.
My incredulity was submerged in fascination now; it was like skimming hastily through a dozen magazines.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald Context
When he had shoveled the mold full of sand, and reached for the pounder to pound it with, it was after the manner of a canoeist running rapids and seizing a pole at sight of a submerged rock.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context