, After staggering into Smolensk which seemed to them a promised land, the French, searching for food, killed one another, sacked their own stores, and when everything had been plundered fled farther.,All wise men, to decline me envy of their own virtues, use to ascribe them to ! You are a prodigious brute., For the first time they appeared to him as absolutely distinct, and he perceived the distance which separated them.. "If he fell into my hands, when I'd caught him I'd bury him in the ground with an aspen stake to fix him down. What a lot of men he's ruined!"!＾Oh, my ！￣ Hermione gasped. ＾He didn't take his potion tonight! He's not safe!￣ , Sonya did not succumb to the tender tone Natasha used toward her. The more emotional and ingratiating the expression of Natasha's face became, the more serious and stern grew Sonya's.;
He would have given ten years of his life to hear it, in order that he might bear away in his soul a little of that music., When he approached the grating he forgot everything.,LastIndexNext. ,? Leo Tolstoy; "If it had not been for you, I should have been dead!" began Courfeyrac again.,!? Victor Hugo, "And here's the commander," said Likhachev.!
We have described the catastrophe of the road of Ohain., "Come, Anna Makarovna," Pierre's voice was heard saying, "come here into the middle of the room and at the word of command, 'One, two,' and when I say 'three'... You stand here, and you in my arms- well now! One, two!..." said Pierre, and a silence followed: "three!" and a rapturously breathless cry of children's voices filled the room. "Two, two!" they shouted., The model for this sort of description is contained in the tale of Theramene, which is not useful to tragedy, but which every day renders great services to judicial eloquence. The audience and the jury "shuddered.",? Victor Hugo, We shall make the attempt., Once in summer he had sent for the village elder from Bogucharovo, a man who had succeeded to the post when Dron died and who was accused of dishonesty and various irregularities. Nicholas went out into the porch to question him, and immediately after the elder had given a few replies the sound of cries and blows were heard. On returning to lunch Nicholas went up to his wife, who sat with her head bent low over her embroidery frame, and as usual began to tell her what he had been doing that morning. Among other things he spoke of the Bogucharovo elder. Countess Mary turned red and then pale, but continued to sit with head bowed and lips compressed and gave her husband no reply.,LastIndexNext...
, "Is it satisfaction you want?" said Pierre ironically.., It resembled the hoarse, rough voice of Eponine., For the ancients these questions were solved by a belief in the direct participation of the Deity in human affairs., It was not worth while to place a lion there., He was in the court-room., So the child, who was greatly terrified at the idea of going to the spring at night, took great care that water should never be lacking in the house.,;
Amongst a man\'s peers, a man shall be sure of familiarity; and therefore, it is good ... Kneel whenever thou utterest it., . She is dead. We have not been very happy.... In addition, he was a great swindler., Anatole glanced round at his sister and rose submissively, ready to follow Pierre. Pierre, taking him by the arm, pulled him toward himself and was leading him from the room.. Prince Andrew's last days had bound Princess Mary and Natasha together; this new sorrow brought them still closer to one another. Princess Mary put off her departure, and for three weeks looked after Natasha as if she had been a sick child. The last weeks passed in her mother's bedroom had strained Natasha's physical strength.. Kutuzov swayed his head, as much as to say: "How is one man to deal with it all?" and again listened to Denisov.;