Sentence in Classic:
Simon marriage, and its curious termination, have long ceased to be a subject of interest in those exalted circles in which the unfortunate bridegroom moves.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Prince Andrew sat in another room, faint with fear lest the baby should be drowned in the font, and awaited the termination of the ceremony.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Giles walked into the corner with much importance, and some wonder, and was honoured with a short whispering conference with the doctor, on the termination of which, he made a great many bows, and retired with steps of unusual stateliness.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
On the contrary, it always seemed as though on the breaking out of one war, another was extinguished; or that on the termination of one, another broke out.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
Like all the rest of the world, he possessed the termination in ist, without which no one could exist at that time, but he was neither a Royalist, a Bonapartist, a Chartist, an Orleanist, nor an Anarchist; he was a bouquinist, a collector of old books.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
Generally, to throw listeners off the track, slang confines itself to adding to all the words of the language without distinction, an ignoble tail, a termination in aille, in orgue, in iergue, or in uche.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
The last ten centuries have toiled at it without being able to bring it to a termination, any more than they have been able to finish Paris.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context
Darcy acquainted with their fears for her sister; for since her marriage would so shortly give the proper termination to the elopement, they might hope to conceal its unfavourable beginning from all those who were not immediately on the spot.
Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen Context
Emmanuel did not conceal his joy at the peaceful termination of the affair, and was loud in his expressions of delight.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
Mile after mile was, however, passed through the boundless woods, in this painful manner, without any prospect of a termination to their journey.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context
The doctor, on examining the case for himself, spoke hopefully to him of its having a favourable termination, if we could only preserve around her perfect and constant tranquillity.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte Context