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ĦĦĦĦA man, who was a stranger in the Department, and who bore the name of M. Madeleine, had, thanks to the new methods, resuscitated some years ago an ancient local industry, the manufacture of jet and of black glass trinkets..;ĦĦĦĦShe was gazing where she knew him to be; but she could not imagine him otherwise than as he had been here. She now saw him again as he had been at Mytishchi, at Troitsa, and at Yaroslavl.,ĦĦĦĦ  "A battle terminated, a day finished, false measures repaired, greater successes assured for the morrow,--all was lost by a moment of panic, terror."--Napoleon, Dictees de Sainte Helene.,ĦĦĦĦJean Valjean often said afterwards, that, although many funereal spectres had crossed his path in life, he had never beheld anything more blood-curdling and terrible than that enigmatical form accomplishing some inexplicable mystery in that gloomy place, and beheld thus at night.,ĦĦĦĦThe square on the extreme right, the most exposed of all, being in the air, was almost annihilated at the very first shock. lt was formed of the 75th regiment of Highlanders....? Leo Tolstoy,ĦĦĦĦThree thousand cubic metres. It is a floating forest..
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ĦĦĦĦ"Come, now, baker's boy!" said he, "what are you taking our measure like that for?".ĦĦĦĦStrange to say, in the sort of symphony which Marius had lived since he had been in the habit of seeing Cosette, the past, even the most recent past, had become so confused and distant to him, that what Cosette told him satisfied him completely. It did not even occur to him to tell her about the nocturnal adventure in the hovel, about Thenardier, about the burn, and about the strange attitude and singular flight of her father. Marius had momentarily forgotten all this; in the evening he did not even know that there had been a morning, what he had done, where he had breakfasted, nor who had spoken to him; he had songs in his ears which rendered him deaf to every other thought; he only existed at the hours when he saw Cosette., ... ,ĦĦĦĦThe street had suddenly become black..ĦĦĦĦNIGHT BEGINS TO DESCEND UPON GRANTAIRE;ĦĦĦĦ"My father told me this morning to hold myself in readiness, because he has business, and we may go away from here."... Find out more.
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ĦĦĦĦOften a battle is lost and progress is conquered. There is less glory and more liberty.,CHAPTER II ,ĦĦĦĦShe dared make herself no promises, and she did not wish to refuse herself anything. Flashes of pallor passed over her countenance, and shivers ran through her frame.,BOOK NINE: 1812,ĦĦĦĦWhen the prisoners again went forward Pierre looked round. Karataev was still sitting at the side of the road under the birch tree and two Frenchmen were talking over his head. Pierre did not look round again but went limping up the hill.,Tou tou tou.Find out more.
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ĦĦĦĦIt was thus that Jean Valjean quitted the convent of the Perpetual Adoration....,ĦĦĦĦ"That's right, quite right! Just so!".from them to the palace itself.,? Victor Hugo,ĦĦĦĦTowards the end of the Restoration, these same passers-by might have noticed that the bill had disappeared, and even that the shutters on the first floor were open..ĦĦĦĦAt first sight, Pfuel, in his ill-made uniform of a Russian general, which fitted him badly like a fancy costume, seemed familiar to Prince Andrew, though he saw him now for the first time. There was about him something of Weyrother, Mack, and Schmidt, and many other German theorist-generals whom Prince Andrew had seen in 1805, but he was more typical than any of them. Prince Andrew had never yet seen a German theorist in whom all the characteristics of those others were united to such an extent.;,ĦĦĦĦAll human sciences have traveled along that path. Arriving at infinitesimals, mathematics, the most exact of sciences, abandons the process of analysis and enters on the new process of the integration of unknown, infinitely small, quantities. Abandoning the conception of cause, mathematics seeks law, that is, the property common to all unknown, infinitely small, elements.!
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BOOK NINE: 1812,ĦĦĦĦ"Natasha, you love me?" she said in a soft trustful whisper. "Natasha, you would not deceive me? You'll tell me the whole truth?",!ĦĦĦĦ"How can people be dissatisfied with anything?" thought Natasha. "Especially such a capital fellow as Bezukhov!" In Natasha's eyes all the people at the ball alike were good, kind, and splendid people, loving one another; none of them capable of injuring another- and so they ought all to be happy. ,;ĦĦĦĦIf there be a single law governing the actions of men, free will cannot exist, for then man's will is subject to that law.,ĦĦĦĦGood thoughts have their abysses as well as evil ones.;Snow was still thick upon the grounds, and the greenhouse windows were covered in condensation so thick that they couldn't see out of them in Herbology. Nobody was looking forward to Care of Magical Creatures much in this weather, though as Ron said, the skrewts would probably warm them up nicely, either by chasing them, or blasting off so forcefully that Hagrid's cabin would catch fire. !
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CHAPTER XX ,,. ,ĦĦĦĦThere was no longer anything in the street; there was nothing in the garden., ,;
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ĦĦĦĦLove him well even after I am dead.;,BOOK NINE: 1812,,ĦĦĦĦThey touched each other, they gazed at each other, they clasped each other's hands, they pressed close to each other; but there was a distance which they did not pass. Not that they respected it; they did not know of its existence. Marius was conscious of a barrier, Cosette's innocence; and Cosette of a support, Marius' loyalty.,ĦĦĦĦ"Do you understand, damn you?" shouted a voice, and Pierre woke up.;ĦĦĦĦMarius displaced the bar, and rushed headlong into the garden. Cosette was not at the spot where she ordinarily waited for him. He traversed the thicket, and approached the recess near the flight of steps:.ĦĦĦĦ"Are you less cold now?" said he.!