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ĦĦĦĦThat instant, when Nicholas saw the wolf struggling in the gully with the dogs, while from under them could be seen her gray hair and outstretched hind leg and her frightened choking head, with her ears laid back (Karay was pinning her by the throat), was the happiest moment of his life. With his hand on his saddlebow, he was ready to dismount and stab the wolf, when she suddenly thrust her head up from among that mass of dogs, and then her forepaws were on the edge of the gully. She clicked her teeth (Karay no longer had her by the throat), leaped with a movement of her hind legs out of the gully, and having disengaged herself from the dogs, with tail tucked in again, went forward. Karay, his hair bristling, and probably bruised or wounded, climbed with difficulty out of the gully.,, ...ĦĦĦĦ Examining only those expressions of the will of historical persons which, as commands, were related to events, historians have assumed that the events depended on those commands. But examining the events themselves and the connection in which the historical persons stood to the people, we have found that they and their orders were dependent on events. The incontestable proof of this deduction is that, however many commands were issued, the event does not take place unless there are other causes for it, but as soon as an event occurs- be it what it may- then out of all the continually expressed wishes of different people some will always be found which by their meaning and their time of utterance are related as commands to the events.,ĦĦĦĦ"Let us be calm."...ĦĦĦĦYou will do justice, gentlemen of the jury, etc., etc. While the district-attorney was speaking, the accused listened to him open-mouthed, with a sort of amazement in which some admiration was assuredly blended.,...
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ĦĦĦĦOn these three considerations alone is based the conception of irresponsibility for crimes and the extenuating circumstances admitted by all legislative codes. The responsibility appears greater or less according to our greater or lesser knowledge of the circumstances in which the man was placed whose action is being judged, and according to the greater or lesser interval of time between the commission of the action and its investigation, and according to the greater or lesser understanding of the causes that led to the action. ,ĦĦĦĦEach one received thirty cartridges.,? Leo Tolstoy,ĦĦĦĦ"No, sir; it is Christmas.",LastIndexNext...By "Eshu Space"..ĦĦĦĦOn her way to supper Natasha passed him.,ĦĦĦĦ"Go take your seat," said the President.,Harry raised his eyebrows.,BOOK THIRD.--ACCOMPLISHMENT OF THE PROMISE MADE TO THE DEAD WOMAN. Find out more.
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,ĦĦĦĦThese men, wholly absorbed in the grave and sacred task in which they were engaged, thought no more of the perilous situation in which they stood..ĦĦĦĦThat day Countess Helene had a reception at her house. The French ambassador was there, and a foreign prince of the blood who had of late become a frequent visitor of hers, and many brilliant ladies and gentlemen. Pierre, who had come downstairs, walked through the rooms and struck everyone by his preoccupied, absent-minded, and morose air.,,ĦĦĦĦ"But what if the police were to annoy us? Tell me, Monsieur Thenardier, is what we have done permissible?" Thenardier replied:,ĦĦĦĦJean Valjean added:;,ĦĦĦĦ"O God, if he were here now I would not behave as I did then, but differently. I would not be silly and afraid of things, I would simply embrace him, cling to him, and make him look at me with those searching inquiring eyes with which he has so often looked at me, and then I would make him laugh as he used to laugh. And his eyes- how I see those eyes!" thought Natasha. "And what do his father and sister matter to me? I love him alone, him, him, with that face and those eyes, with his smile, manly and yet childlike.... No, I had better not think of him; not think of him but forget him, quite forget him for the present. I can't bear this waiting and I shall cry in a minute!" and she turned away from the glass, making an effort not to cry. "And how can Sonya love Nicholas so calmly and quietly and wait so long and so patiently?" thought she, looking at Sonya, who also came in quite ready, with a fan in her hand. "No, she's altogether different. I can't!",upon human nature resteth upon societies well ordained, and disciplined. For .ĦĦĦĦ"Caps off, traitors!" shouted Rostov in a wrathful voice. "Where's the Elder?" he cried furiously.;Find out more.
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ĦĦĦĦ"Be off with you, or I'll blow up the barricade!",ĦĦĦĦ"Here, I don't grudge it- take it!" she said, evidently afraid of her master and yet regretful of her cloak.!,Ħ°'ĦHarry Potter's well-wishers must hope that, next time, he bestows his heart upon a worthier candidate.ĦŻ How very touching,Ħħ sneered Snape, rolling up the magazine to continued gales of laughter from the Slytherins. Ħ°Well, I think I had better separate the three of you, so you can keep your minds on your potions rather than on your tangled love lives. Weasley, you stay here. Miss Granger, over there, beside Miss Parkinson. Potter - that table in front of my desk. Move. Now.Ħħ !,ĦĦĦĦAt that moment they heard the sound of the door pulley and footsteps in the hall and anteroom, as if someone had arrived..ĦĦĦĦ"What can happen?"!ĦĦĦĦA series of experiments and arguments proves to every man that he, as an object of observation, is subject to certain laws, and man submits to them and never resists the laws of gravity or impermeability once he has become acquainted with them. But the same series of experiments and arguments proves to him that the complete freedom of which he is conscious in himself is impossible, and that his every action depends on his organization, his character, and the motives acting upon him; yet man never submits to the deductions of these experiments and arguments. Having learned from experiment and argument that a stone falls downwards, a man indubitably believes this and always expects the law that he has learned to be fulfilled....
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ĦĦĦĦThe weather was already growing wintry and morning frosts congealed an earth saturated by autumn rains. The verdure had thickened and its bright green stood out sharply against the brownish strips of winter rye trodden down by the cattle, and against the pale-yellow stubble of the spring buckwheat. The wooded ravines and the copses, which at the end of August had still been green islands amid black fields and stubble, had become golden and bright-red islands amid the green winter rye. The hares had already half changed their summer coats, the fox cubs were beginning to scatter, and the young wolves were bigger than dogs. It was the best time of the year for the chase. The hounds of that ardent young sportsman Rostov had not merely reached hard winter condition, but were so jaded that at a meeting of the huntsmen it was decided to give them a three days' rest and then, on the sixteenth of September, to go on a distant expedition, starting from the oak grove where there was an undisturbed litter of wolf cubs.; ,ĦĦĦĦ"See here now!.ĦĦĦĦHow was it that the Russian army, which when numerically weaker than the French had given battle at Borodino, did not achieve its purpose when it had surrounded the French on three sides and when its aim was to capture them? Can the French be so enormously superior to us that when we had surrounded them with superior forces we could not beat them? How could that happen?!.,ĦĦĦĦ"To the Governor's, as you ordered," answered the coachman.,ĦĦĦĦ"Du sublime (he saw something sublime in himself) au ridicule il n'y a qu'un pas,"* said he. And the whole world for fifty years has been repeating: "Sublime! Grand! Napoleon le Grand!" Du sublime au ridicule il n'y a qu'un pas. !
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ĦĦĦĦWhen the old woman came to do the work, at seven o'clock in the morning, Jean Valjean cast a penetrating glance on her, but he did not question her.;ĦĦĦĦThat day, Cosette's glance drove Marius beside himself, and Marius' glance set Cosette to trembling.,I'd only ask three beers apiece for my co-workers, if that seems fair....... PART 1.ĦĦĦĦ"When you are here he can't tear himself away," she said.,!
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ĦĦĦĦI want to see my child!".;ĦĦĦĦShe drew near to him and stopped. He took her hand and kissed it., .ĦĦĦĦNicholas gave the horses the rein, and Zakhar, stretching out his arms, clucked his tongue and let his horses go.,ĦĦĦĦWhat!...!