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we to do with her? She is like a mad woman when you are away. Doesn't see anything, doesn't remember anything," she went on, repeating her usual phrases. "Look, Anna Timofeevna," she added to her companion, "see what a box for cards my son has brought us!",¡¡¡¡"Yes, but it is hard for us to imagine eternity," remarked Dimmler, who had joined the young folk with a mildly condescending smile but now spoke as quietly and seriously as they.,¡¡¡¡An observation here becomes necessary, in view of the pages which the reader is about to peruse, and of others which will be met with further on.. ,¡¡¡¡"The Cossack, not knowing in what company he was, for Napoleon's plain appearance had nothing about it that would reveal to an Oriental mind the presence of a monarch, talked with extreme familiarity of the incidents of the war," says Thiers, narrating this episode. In reality Lavrushka, having got drunk the day before and left his master dinnerless, had been whipped and sent to the village in quest of chickens, where he engaged in looting till the French took him prisoner. Lavrushka was one of those coarse, bare-faced lackeys who have seen all sorts of things, consider it necessary to do everything in a mean and cunning way, are ready to render any sort of service to their master, and are keen at guessing their master's baser impulses, especially those prompted by vanity and pettiness..¡¡¡¡Born yesterday, it was obliged to fight to-day..LastIndexNext!
¡¡¡¡The lofty trees, the copses, the heaths, the branches rudely interlaced, the tall grass, exist in a sombre manner; the savage swarming there catches glimpses of sudden apparitions of the invisible; that which is below man distinguishes, through the mists, that which is beyond man; and the things of which we living beings are ignorant there meet face to face in the night.!¡¡¡¡"If you like!" replied Courfeyrac.!¡¡¡¡Jean Valjean was not sorry for this. The moon, still very close to the horizon, cast great masses of light and shadow in the streets.,¡¡¡¡On that side lay safety..¡¡¡¡"No, why be sorry? Being here, you had to pay your respects. But if he won't- that's his affair," said Marya Dmitrievna, looking for something in her reticule. "Besides, the trousseau is ready, so there is nothing to wait for; and what is not ready I'll send after you. Though I don't like letting you go, it is the best way. So go, with God's blessing!"!¡¡¡¡"Uncle's" offer was accepted. A huntsman was sent to Otradnoe for a trap, while Nicholas rode with Natasha and Petya to "Uncle's" house.;,¡¡¡¡She stood for several moments as though incapable of speech..
...¡°And I answer myself,¡± whispered Voldemort, ¡°they must have believed me broken, they thought I was gone. They slipped back among my enemies, and they pleaded innocence, and ignorance, and bewitchment .¡ ,¡¡¡¡And he added, in a low tone:,¡¡¡¡At the moment when Wellington retreated, Napoleon shuddered. He suddenly beheld the table-land of Mont-Saint-Jean cleared, and the van of the English army disappear.,http://eshu.yeah.net/ ,;
he sit at great usury. The third is incident to the other two; and that is, the decay of customs of kings or states, which ebb or flow with merchandising. The fourth, that it bringeth the treasure of a realm or state into a few hands. For the usurer being at certainties, and others at uncertainties, at the end of the game; most of the money will be in the box; and ever a state flourisheth, when wealth is more equally spread. The fifth, that it beats down the price of land: for the employment of money is chiefly, either merchandising, or purchasing; and usury waylays both. The sixth, that it dolh dull and damp all industries, improvements, and new inventions, wherein money would be stirring, if it were not for this slug. The last, that it is the cancer and ruin of many men\'s estates; which in process of time breeds a public poverty.,¡¡¡¡The movements of the Russian and French armies during the campaign from Moscow back to the Niemen were like those in a game of Russian blindman's bluff, in which two players are blindfolded and one of them occasionally rings a little bell to inform the catcher of his whereabouts. First he rings his bell fearlessly, but when he gets into a tight place he runs away as quietly as he can, and often thinking to escape runs straight into his opponent's arms....¡¡¡¡The heart of that ex-convict was full of virginity. His sister and his sister's children had left him only a vague and far-off memory which had finally almost completely vanished; he had made every effort to find them, and not having been able to find them, he had forgotten them..that he is most defective, and is most out of countenance in himself, that will the ;¡¡¡¡The cuirassiers had not succeeded, since the centre was not broken through.,¡¡¡¡"I beg your Majesty's pardon," returned Balashev, "besides Russia there is Spain, where there are also many churches and monasteries."!¡¡¡¡"Yes, yes, at thunderclaps!" was repeated approvingly in the back rows of the crowd.!
¡¡¡¡Of all these writers, the one who probably then excavated in the masses the most unhealthy gallery was Restif de La Bretonne.,¡¡¡¡Half-past two.!¡¡¡¡They recognized Javert's voice., ;¡¡¡¡"After all," continued Gavroche, "you have the air of an honest man.",¡¡¡¡The group of prisoners had melted away most of all. Of the three hundred and thirty men who had set out from Moscow fewer than a hundred now remained. The prisoners were more burdensome to the escort than even the cavalry saddles or Junot's baggage. They understood that the saddles and Junot's spoon might be of some use, but that cold and hungry soldiers should have to stand and guard equally cold and hungry Russians who froze and lagged behind on the road (in which case the order was to shoot them) was not merely incomprehensible but revolting. And the escort, as if afraid, in the grievous condition they themselves were in, of giving way to the pity they felt for the prisoners and so rendering their own plight still worse, treated them with particular moroseness and severity.,laiidandopmedperv\', when by telling men what they are, they represent to them what they should be. .
The thin man stepped out of the cauldron, staring at Harry¡and Harry stared back into the face that had haunted his nightmares for three years. Whiter than a skull, with wide, livid scarlet eyes and a nose that was flat as a snakes with slits for nostrils¡ !¡¡¡¡The whole of this itinerary resembled a descent of black steps.,CHAPTER XXIII .,¡¡¡¡In France, certain critics have reproached me, to my great delight, with having transgressed the bounds of what they call "French taste"; I should be glad if this eulogium were merited.,¡¡¡¡His comrades, the prisoner soldiers walking beside him, avoided looking back at the place where the shot had been fired and the dog was howling, just as Pierre did, but there was a set look on all their faces.,¡¡¡¡When Morel had drunk some vodka and finished his bowl of porridge he suddenly became unnaturally merry and chattered incessantly to the soldiers, who could not understand him. Ramballe refused food and resting his head on his elbow lay silent beside the campfire, looking at the Russian soldiers with red and vacant eyes. Occasionally he emitted a long-drawn groan and then again became silent. Morel, pointing to his shoulders, tried to impress on the soldiers the fact that Ramballe was an officer and ought to be warmed. A Russian officer who had come up to the fire sent to ask his colonel whether he would not take a French officer into his hut to warm him, and when the messenger returned and said that the colonel wished the officer to be brought to him, Ramballe was told to go. He rose and tried to walk, but staggered and would have fallen had not a soldier standing by held him up..¡¡¡¡Throughout the whole of the month of May of that year 1832, there were there, in every night, in that poor, neglected garden, beneath that thicket which grew thicker and more fragrant day by day, two beings composed of all chastity, all innocence, overflowing with all the felicity of heaven, nearer to the archangels than to mankind, pure, honest, intoxicated, radiant, who shone for each other amid the shadows.,¡¡¡¡These men, carried away by their passions, were but blind tools of the most melancholy law of necessity, but considered themselves heroes and imagined that they were accomplishing a most noble and honorable deed. They blamed Kutuzov and said that from the very beginning of the campaign he had prevented their vanquishing Napoleon, that he thought nothing but satisfying his passions and would not advance from the Linen Factories because he was comfortable there, that at Krasnoe he checked the advance because on learning that Napoleon was there he had quite lost his head, and that it was probable that he had an understanding with Napoleon and had been bribed by him, and so on, and so on.;
¡¡¡¡It is an error to think that passion, when it is pure and happy, leads man to a state of perfection; it simply leads him, as we have noted, to a state of oblivion.,¡¡¡¡Great God! instead of that, the convict gang, the iron necklet, the red waistcoat, the chain on his ankle, fatigue, the cell, the camp bed all those horrors which he knew so well!, ,¡¡¡¡The desperate route traversed Genappe, traversed Quatre-Bras, traversed Gosselies, traversed Frasnes, traversed Charleroi, traversed Thuin, and only halted at the frontier. Alas! and who, then, was fleeing in that manner?...? Victor Hugo,¡°If anyone's looking out of the window ¡ª¡± Hermione squeaked, looking up at the castle behind them. .Oh que de soupirs, de nos coeurs pleins d'ombre,!¡¡¡¡Oh!;
,¡¡¡¡"How simple and clear it is," thought Pierre. "How is it I did not know it before?",LastIndexNext...¡¡¡¡She made a sign of satisfaction and contentment.!¡¡¡¡Venetiis, in aedibus Manutianis; and lastly, a Diogenes Laertius, printed at Lyons in 1644, which contained the famous variant of the manuscript 411, thirteenth century, of the Vatican, and those of the two manuscripts of Venice, 393 and 394, consulted with such fruitful results by Henri Estienne, and all the passages in Doric dialect which are only found in the celebrated manuscript of the twelfth century belonging to the Naples Library.,¡¡¡¡The Emperor was with the army to encourage it, but his presence and ignorance of what steps to take, and the enormous number of advisers and plans, destroyed the first army's energy and it retired.,¡¡¡¡Petya did not know how long this lasted: he enjoyed himself all the time, wondered at his enjoyment and regretted that there was no one to share it. He was awakened by Likhachev's kindly voice.;
¡¡¡¡At that hour of love, an hour when voluptuousness is absolutely mute, beneath the omnipotence of ecstasy, Marius, the pure and seraphic Marius, would rather have gone to a woman of the town than have raised Cosette's robe to the height of her ankle.;¡¡¡¡He wrote slowly the few following lines:,¡¡¡¡"Good," returned Jondrette.,First, for the causes or parties that sue. There be (saith the scripture) that turn .¡¡¡¡This conception is the one handle by means of which the material of history, as at present expounded, can be dealt with, and anyone who breaks that handle off, as Buckle did, without finding some other method of treating historical material, merely deprives himself of the one possible way of dealing with it. The necessity of the conception of power as an explanation of historical events is best demonstrated by the universal historians and historians of culture themselves, for they professedly reject that conception but inevitably have recourse to it at every step....¡¡¡¡"Thank God that I can," replied Prince Andrew. "I am very sorry you can't."!¡¡¡¡The man paced to and fro and paid no attention to his female....
¡¡¡¡There is groping in the action of dying.,¡¡¡¡"At my house.", !,;¡¡¡¡When he had reached the last step, when this trembling and terrible phantom, erect on that pile of rubbish in the presence of twelve hundred invisible guns, drew himself up in the face of death and as though he were more powerful than it, the whole barricade assumed amid the darkness, a supernatural and colossal form.,¡¡¡¡Sister Simplice sent a serving-maid to inquire of the portress of the factory, whether the mayor had returned, and if he would not come to the infirmary soon.,,¡¡¡¡Devotion which is weary, heroism which has grown old, ambitions which are sated, fortunes which are made, seek, demand, implore, solicit, what?;
¡¡¡¡It was the antechamber of the galleys. Men were put there for stealing a hare from the king.,CHAPTER I ,¡¡¡¡"He did," replied Shinshin. "He was in the Caucasus and ran away from there. They say he has been acting as minister to some ruling prince in Persia, where he killed the Shah's brother. Now all the Moscow ladies are mad about him! It's 'Dolokhov the Persian' that does it! We never hear a word but Dolokhov is mentioned. They swear by him, they offer him to you as they would a dish of choice sterlet. Dolokhov and Anatole Kuragin have turned all our ladies' heads."!,¡¡¡¡"For my part, I shall not return.",the meridian of meir years: as it was with Julius Caesar, and Septimius Severus. Of ...
¡¡¡¡He had a cigar in his mouth..¡¡¡¡When they had emptied the samovar, Rostov took a pack of cards and proposed that they should play "Kings" with Mary Hendrikhovna. They drew lots to settle who should make up her set. At Rostov's suggestion it was agreed that whoever became "King" should have the right to kiss Mary Hendrikhovna's hand, and that the "Booby" should go to refill and reheat the samovar for the doctor when the latter awoke.,LastIndexNext,¡¡¡¡Had Napoleon not ridden out on the evening of the twenty-fourth to the Kolocha, and had he not then ordered an immediate attack on the redoubt but had begun the attack next morning, no one would have doubted that the Shevardino Redoubt was the left flank of our and the battle would have taken place where we expected it. In that case we should probably have defended the Shevardino Redoubt- our left flank- still more obstinately. We should have attacked Napoleon in the center or on the right, and the engagement would have taken place on the twenty-fifth, in the position we intended and had fortified. But as the attack on our left flank took place in the evening after the retreat of our rea guard (that is, immediately after the fight at Gridneva), and as the Russian commanders did not wish, or were not in time, to begin a general engagement then on the evening of the twenty-fourth, the first and chief action of the battle of Borodino was already lost on the twenty-fourth, and obviously led to the loss of the one fought on the twenty-sixth.!;¡¡¡¡"Do you want to be doing the same?" said an old soldier, turning reproachfully to the man who had spoken of frozen feet.,¡¡¡¡The President transmitted the order to an usher, and, a moment later, the door of the witnesses' room opened..
¡¡¡¡"See what you believed in! This is he! Do you now see that it was not he but I who moved you?",CHAPTER XVIII ,LastIndexNext!...¡¡¡¡THE BEWILDERMENT OF PERFECT HAPPINESS,CHAPTER XVIII ;,¡¡¡¡"Nicholas, I'll explain to you. Go away! Listen, Mamma darling," said Natasha.!
...¡¡¡¡"Uncle, forgive me, I did that... unintentionally," he said, pointing to the broken sealing wax and pens.,¡¡¡¡"All right. All right. They'll be safe with me, as safe as in Chancery! I'll take them where they must go, scold them a bit, and pet them a bit," said Marya Dmitrievna, touching her goddaughter and favorite, Natasha, on the cheek with her large hand.,¡¡¡¡He took the paper, unfolded it, and read these words written in large characters, with a pencil:--,¡¡¡¡These combatants had around them something in the nature of a swarm of spectres, silhouettes of men on horseback, the black profiles of cannon, the white sky viewed through wheels and gun-carriages, the colossal death's-head, which the heroes saw constantly through the smoke, in the depths of the battle, advanced upon them and gazed at them.,all to remember the conclusion of the Roman twelve tables; sahispcpuli supremo, lex; and to know that laws, except they be in order to that end, are but things captious, and oracles not well inspired. ...
¡¡¡¡"Because it's useless.",¡¡¡¡Was she expecting a visitor?,,of their husbands. The lads of Sparta, of ancient time, were wont to be scourged upon the altar of Diana, without so much as queening. I remember in the beginning of Queen Elizabeth\'s time of England, an Irish rebel condemned, put up a petition to the deputy, that he might be hanged in a with, and not in an halter, because it had been so used, with former rebels. ...,¡¡¡¡With the help of a footman Tikhon brought in the bedstead and began putting it up.,¡¡¡¡Could he still rise and regain his footing in his conscience upon something solid?.
¡¡¡¡"Leave him alone," said Mary Hendrikhovna, smiling timidly and happily. "He is sleeping well as it is, after a sleepless night.", .¡¡¡¡All were silent. On this fact relating to the Emperor personally, it was impossible to pass any judgment.!¡¡¡¡Wait until they begin to put their project into execution; you are a lawyer; you know the proper point.",¡¡¡¡"Monsieur," said she.,¡¡¡¡"She's much thinner, but all the same she's pretty!",¡¡¡¡"Fours.",;;¡¡¡¡Come now," said Gavroche, "I don't care a brass farthing for that!".
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¡¡¡¡"Mademoiselle Fauchelevent.".¡¡¡¡But the countess did not want the question put like that: she did not want a sacrifice from her son, she herself wished to make a sacrifice for him.,¡¡¡¡These were two Frenchmen who had been hiding in the forest. They came up to the fire, hoarsely uttering something in a language our soldiers did not understand. One was taller than the other; he wore an officer's hat and seemed quite exhausted. On approaching the fire he had been going to sit down, but fell. The other, a short sturdy soldier with a shawl tied round his head, was stronger. He raised his companion and said something, pointing to his mouth. The soldiers surrounded the Frenchmen, spread a greatcoat on the ground for the sick man, and brought some buckwheat porridge and vodka for both of them..¡¡¡¡"And with such fine fellows to retreat and retreat! Well, good-by, General," he added, and rode into the yard past Prince Andrew and Denisov.,...and when they put you in that cell, when those bars slam home,!¡¡¡¡Without admitting divine intervention in the affairs of humanity we cannot regard "power" as the cause of events.,¡¡¡¡"Hallo, mate! Never again? Gave you a twist?" the Cossacks would banter him. And Tikhon, purposely writhing and making faces, pretended to be angry and swore at the French with the funniest curses. The only effect of this incident on Tikhon was that after being wounded he seldom brought in prisoners.,¡¡¡¡"Fire!" shouted the voice....
¡¡¡¡"He?" retorted Courfeyrac, "he's a poet.,¡¡¡¡"Rugay, here's a pad for you!" he said, throwing down the hare's muddy pad. "You've deserved it, that's it, come on!";CHAPTER XIX , ;? Leo Tolstoy,disadvantage. For some in their actions do woo and affect honour and reputation. ,!
;¡¡¡¡Once she insisted; the smile ended in a tear.,¡¡¡¡He said a few words to Prince Andrew and Chernyshev about the present war, with the air of a man who knows beforehand that all will go wrong, and who is not displeased that it should be so. The unbrushed tufts of hair sticking up behind and the hastily brushed hair on his temples expressed this most eloquently.; .,¡¡¡¡GAVROCHE WOULD HAVE DONE BETTER TO ACCEPT ENJOLRAS' CARBINE,¡¡¡¡The army was moving from west to east, and relays of six horses carried him in the same direction. On the tenth of June,* coming up with the army, he spent the night in apartments prepared for him on ...
BOOK FIRST.-WATERLOO,¡°Look,¡± said Harry impatiently, ¡°let's say Sirius is right, and someone Stunned Krum to kidnap Crouch. Well, they would've been in the trees near us, wouldn't they? But they waited till I was out of the way until they acted, didn't they? So it doesn't look like I'm their target, does it?¡± ...¡¡¡¡Each one demands a bed..CHAPTER XV ,.¡¡¡¡The fact is, that three shots were suddenly discharged: the first killed Cholet, chief of the squadron, the second killed an old deaf woman who was in the act of closing her window, the third singed the shoulder of an officer; a woman screamed: "They are beginning too soon!" and all at once, a squadron of dragoons which had remained in the barracks up to this time, was seen to debouch at a gallop with bared swords, through the Rue Bassompierre and the Boulevard Bourdon, sweeping all before them....
? Leo Tolstoy,!.HEYWOOD,¡¡¡¡"Let me introduce my brother to you," said Helene, her eyes shifting uneasily from Natasha to Anatole..,BOOK FIFTH.--FOR A BLACK HUNT, A MUTE PACK .
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¡¡¡¡"I don't know myself," Natasha answered quickly, "but I should not like to do anything you disapproved of. I believe in you completely. You don't know how important you are to me, how much you've done for me...." She spoke rapidly and did not notice how Pierre flushed at her words. "I saw in that same army order that he, Bolkonski" (she whispered the name hastily), "is in Russia, and in the army again. What do you think?"- she was speaking hurriedly, evidently afraid her strength might fail her- "Will he ever forgive me? Will he not always have a bitter feeling toward me? What do you think? What do you think?".¡¡¡¡The countess had written direct to Julie's mother in Moscow suggesting a marriage between their children and had received a favorable answer from her. Karagina had replied that for her part she was agreeable, and everything depend on her daughter's inclination. She invited Nicholas to come to Moscow..¡¡¡¡He descended from the commode as softly as possible, taking care not to make the least noise.!,...¡¡¡¡A chimerical reality appears in the indistinct depths.,¡¡¡¡Gavroche indulged in this aside:;
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,¡¡¡¡"I know you were friendly with Natalie, and so... but I was always more friendly with Vera- that dear Vera.",¡¡¡¡"Nothing, nothing." She smiled at Pierre through her tears. "Good night! It is time for bed.",¡¡¡¡There's not a soul in the house.,¡¡¡¡He had a tolerably complete wardrobe.,¡¡¡¡The day on which she returned to the Luxembourg, Marius was no longer there.,,CHAPTER XVII ;
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,!¡¡¡¡THE BEGINNING OF AN ENIGMA!¡¡¡¡The Emperor greeted the officers and the Semenov guard, and again pressing the old man's hand went with him into the castle.,¡¡¡¡1 pistol, 40 cartridges.--D. Rollet.,¡¡¡¡From among all these parties, just at the time Prince Andrew reached the army, another, a ninth party, was being formed and was beginning to raise its voice. This was the party of the elders, reasonable men experienced and capable in state affairs, who, without sharing any of those conflicting opinions, were able to take a detached view of what was going on at the staff at headquarters and to consider means of escape from this muddle, indecision, intricacy, and weakness.,¡¡¡¡"Yes, it will," Natasha answered reluctantly.,LastIndexNext.
¡¡¡¡"Yes, and you remember how Papa in his blue overcoat fired a gun in the porch?",¡¡¡¡And those great misfortunes which made us laugh!.A revolver holds six bullets, not eight. I submit to you this was not,¡¡¡¡Take my advice, bourgeois, let's leave fear of the red to horned cattle.";,? Leo Tolstoy,!
;¡¡¡¡It was at the season when the grain is tall; on the edge of the plateau a battalion of Kempt's brigade, the 95th, armed with carabines, was concealed in the tall wheat.,¡¡¡¡The motives of those who thronged from all sides to Moscow after it had been cleared of the enemy were most diverse and personal, and at first for the most part savage and brutal. One motive only they all had in common: a desire to get to the place that had been called Moscow, to apply their activities there....¡¡¡¡Bessieres, Caulaincourt, and Berthier were present at that dinner.,¡¡¡¡All that day, this marvel had been displayed to the wonderment of all passers-by under ten years of age, without a mother being found in Montfermeil sufficiently rich or sufficiently extravagant to give it to her child. Eponine and Azelma had passed hours in contemplating it, and Cosette herself had ventured to cast a glance at it, on the sly, it is true....As for the other kind of fountain, which we may call a bathing pool, it may admit much curiosity, and beauty; wherewith we will not trouble ourselves: as, !