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I rose to my feet, stared at him for some seconds in utter amazement, and then it appears that I must have fainted for the first and the last time in my life.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Only old Benjamin refused to grow enthusiastic about the windmill, though, as usual, he would utter nothing beyond the cryptic remark that donkeys live a long time.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
He saw it, and his face expressed that utter subjection, that slavish devotion, which had done so much to win her.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Now when he heard that she was here, he was suddenly conscious of such delight, and at the same time of such dread, that his breath failed him and he could not utter what he wanted to say.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
And though he thought at once how senseless was his prayer that they should not have been killed by the oak which had fallen now, he repeated it, knowing that he could do nothing better than utter this senseless prayer.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
If he reached Znaim before the French, there would be great hope of saving the army; to let the French forestall him at Znaim meant the exposure of his whole army to a disgrace such as that of Ulm, or to utter destruction.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But he had no time to utter the decisive word which the expression of his face caused his mother to await with terror, and which would perhaps have forever remained a cruel memory to them both.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
And having thus demolished the young man, Anna Pavlovna turned to another group where Bilibin was talking about the Austrians: having wrinkled up his face he was evidently preparing to smooth it out again and utter one of his mots.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But that man, so heedless of his words, did not once during the whole time of his activity utter one word inconsistent with the single aim toward which he moved throughout the whole war.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
I sank down in a chair, and tried to utter some reply; but my tongue was fettered, and my sight was weak.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
There was an air of utter loneliness upon her, that would have moved me to pity though she had wilfully done me a deeper injury than I could charge her with.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context