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A week elapsed before she could see Elizabeth without scolding her, a month passed away before she could speak to Sir William or Lady Lucas without being rude, and many months were gone before she could at all forgive her daughter.
Day after day passed away without bringing any other tidings of him than the report which shortly prevailed in Meryton of his coming no more to Netherfield the whole winter; a report which highly incensed Mrs.
Hour after hour passed away in sleepless pain and delirium on Marianne's side, and in the most cruel anxiety on Elinor's, before Mr.
The feeling that caused the action, however, soon passed away, and, raising her face again to his gaze, she continued with a smile:
The summer of 1812 passed away without any of the hostilities that had been apprehended; the Neweetees, and other dangerous visitors to the neighborhood, finished their fishing and returned home, and the inmates of the factory once more felt secure from attack.
After the first perturbation of surprise had passed away, in a "Good heaven
We will forget them; or, if we ever call them to mind, it shall be only as some uneasy dream that has passed away.
It often occurred that he forgot the day had half passed away, that the hours for the two first meals were gone by.
The night wayfarers had passed away, the great army of toilers as yet slumbered.
Its unnatural hardness and sternness of tone passed away from her voice, and its native gentleness and sadness returned, as she made that reply.
Neither fairies nor fauns, dryads nor nymphs of the forest pools, have really passed away from the world.
And so two years passed away, when one day the crow came to the Princess and said: 'In another year I shall be freed from the spell I am under at present, because then the seven years will be over.