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Not long before she had celebrated her silver wedding and renewed her intimacy with her husband by waltzing with him to Mr.
Hence those vows of fidelity exacted upon a Testament, and hence also the allusions to a possibility of something happening on the very morning of the wedding.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Then relations arrived, and there began that state of blissful absurdity from which Levin did not emerge till the day after his wedding.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Pierre quickly took out his purse and watch, but could not manage for some time to get the wedding ring off his fat finger.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The affianced couple, no longer alluding to trees that shed gloom and melancholy upon them, planned the arrangements of a splendid house in Petersburg, paid calls, and prepared everything for a brilliant wedding.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Eynsford Hill, would have spent a penniless honeymoon but for a wedding present of 500 pounds from the Colonel to Eliza.
Pygmalion By George Bernard Shaw Context
Giles Oliver drew the comb through the thick tangle of hair which, after giving the matter her best attention, she had never had shingled or bobbed; and lifted the heavily embossed silver brush that had been a wedding present and had its uses in impressing chambermaids in hotels.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf Context
The pearl necklace and bracelets which I inherited from mama, have been disposed of for less than half their value; and the set of coral, which was the wedding gift of my papa, has been actually thrown away for nothing.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
The marriage day was fixed, the wedding dresses were bought, the wedding tour was planned out, the wedding guests were invited.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
On condition that you will lend me three thousand roubles, I will stand you the cost of the wedding, the koliaska, and the relays of horses.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
I have asked Sister Agatha to beg the Superior to let our wedding be this afternoon, and am waiting her reply.