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1) Without the aid of these forms, the problems raised by the novel could never be resolved by it; and Dickens is writing in an age when, unlike today, readers Demanded resolutions and felt cheated if they were not delivered.
2) Endurance is needed to travel the distances Demanded in dogsled travel , which may be anything from or more a day
3) She feels herself drawn out of the community around her, of what we might call the symbolic order of society, into the presence of this formidable enemy of hers – this other thing, this truth, this reality, which suddenly laid hands on her, emerged stark at the back of appearances and Demanded her attention’.
4) She dressed in white, and had a little white roadster and all day long the telephone rang in her house and excited young officers from Camp Tay80 The Great Gatsby lor Demanded the privilege of monopolizing her that night, ‘anyways, for an hour!’
5) Beyond the many fees Demanded by keepers, the prisoner was also subject to garnish, the fee Demanded of incoming prisoners by those al ready in jail.
6) Alas, he who knows the heart finds out how poor, helpless, pretentious, and blundering even the best and deepest love isóhe finds that it rather DESTROYS than saves!óIt is possible that under the holy fable and travesty of the life of Jesus there is hidden one of the most painful cases of the martyrdom of KNOWLEDGE ABOUT LOVE: the martyrdom of the most innocent and most craving heart, that never had enough of any human love, that Demanded love, that Demanded inexorably and frantically to be loved and nothing else, with terrible outbursts against 230 Beyond Good and Evil those who refused him their love; the story of a poor soul insatiated and insatiable in love, that had to invent hell to send thither those who WOULD NOT love himóand that at last, enlightened about human love, had to invent a God who is entire love, entire CAPACITY for loveówho takes pity on human love, because it is so paltry, so ignorant!
7) I lived in their houses, slept in their beds, stayed in their summer resorts, ate the food they cooked, wore their husbandssclothes, shopped with their credit cards, and refused to give them even a speck of the love they Demanded and no doubt deserved.
8) After a long pause of reflection I concluded that the justice due both to him and my fellow creatures Demanded of me that I should comply with his request.
9) You used to tell me that you drew the very breath of life but for me, and for love of me.’ ‘And to probe that love, you Demanded that I should forfeit mine honour,she said, whilst gradually his impassiveness seemed to leave him, his rigidity to relax; that I should accept without murmur or question, as a dumb and submissive slave, every action of my mistress.
10) Critical discipline, and every habit that conduces to purity and rigour in intellectual matters, will not only be Demanded from themselves by these philosophers of the future, they may even make a display thereof as their special adornmentó nevertheless they will not want to be called critics on that account.
11) Then en tered another boy and Demanded his stockings in the like petition ing manner; another begged his hat, another his coat, another his waistcoat, all of which he bestowed without hesitation; but, when the last boy came in and petitioned for his shirt, No, I won't said Harry, a little moody, I want a shirt myself.
12) It is worthy of remark, as a curious physical instance of the efficacy of a sudden surprise in counteracting the effects of extreme fear, that her voice had quite recovered all its official asperity. ‘If you please, mistress,ssaid a withered old female pauper, hideously ugly: putting her head in at the door, Old Sally is a going fast.’ ‘Well, what’s that to me?sangrily Demanded the matron. ‘I can’t keep her alive, can I ’ ‘No, no, mistress,sreplied the old woman, nobody can; she’s far beyond the reach of help.
13) Caleb's mistreatment by members of Raymond's band results in the expulsion of Gines for not being up to the level of humanity Demanded by the robber leader.
14) Later that year , when Cao Pi Demanded that Sun send his crown prince Sun Deng to the Cao Wei capital Luoyang as a hostage -LRB- to guarantee his loyalty -RRB- , Sun refused and declared independence -LRB- by changing era name -RRB- , thus establishing Eastern Wu as an independent state
15) As the lady had stated her intention of screaming, of course she would have screamed at this additional boldness, but that the exertion was rendered unnecessary by a hasty knocking at the door: which was no sooner heard, than Mr Bumble darted, with much agility, to the wine bottles, and began dusting them with great violence: while the matron sharply Demanded who was there.
16) As the lady had stated her intention of screaming, of course she would have screamed at this additional boldness, but that the exertion was rendered unnecessary by a hasty knocking at the door: which was no sooner heard, than Mr Bumble darted, with much agility, to the wine bottles, and began dusting them with great violence: while the matron sharply Demanded who was there.
17) Giles popped out his nightcap again, preparatory to making some reply, when he was suddenly pulled back by a young gentleman who occupied the other corner of the chaise, and who eagerly Demanded what was the news. ‘In a word!scried the gentleman, Better or worse?’
18) Then en tered another boy and Demanded his stockings in the like petition ing manner; another begged his hat, another his coat, another his waistcoat, all of which he bestowed without hesitation; but, when the last boy came in and petitioned for his shirt, No, I won't said Harry, a little moody, I want a shirt myself.
19) Generalquartiermeister Erich Ludendorff , probably fearing a breakthrough , claimed that he could not guarantee that the front would hold for another 24 hours and Demanded a request be given to the Entente for an immediate ceasefire
20) Local sentiment Demanded incorporation to prevent the relentless high-rise development of Ocean City from creeping north into Fenwick Island
21) There was a dignity about him that Demanded respect
22) In order to do so, witchcraft Demanded that he first become a Teacher, and that he never infringe the one limitation placed on all Teachers of the Tradition of the Moon: never to interfere with another person’s free will.
23) Closing his ears to the clamours of those readers who begged him to let his heroine live, Richardson knew that realism Demanded that she die.
24) A dog growled as he touched the handle of a room-door; and a man’s voice Demanded who was there. ‘Only me, Bill; only me, my dear,ssaid the Jew looking in. ‘Bring in your body then,ssaid Sikes.
25) I hastened to return home, and Elizabeth eagerly Demanded the result. ‘My cousin,sreplied I it is decided as you may have expected; all judges had rather that ten innocent should suffer than that one guilty should escape.
26) He then, in cant terms, with which his whole conversation was plentifully besprinkled, but which would be quite unintelligible if they were recorded here, Demanded a glass of liquor. ‘And mind you don’t poison it,ssaid Mr Sikes, laying his hat upon the table.
27) In order to do so, witchcraft Demanded that he first become a Teacher, and that he never infringe the one limitation placed on all Teachers of the Tradition of the Moon: never to interfere with another person’s free will.
28) As we entered he wheeled excitedly around and examined Jordan from head to foot. ‘What do you think?she Demanded impetuously. ‘About what?’
29) That night an obviously frightened person called up and Demanded to know who I was before he would give his name. ‘This is Mr Carraway,sI said. ‘Oh—sHe sounded relieved.
30) Since the French Revolution the influence of woman in Europe has DE174 Beyond Good and Evil CLINED in proportion as she has increased her rights and claims; and the emancipation of woman,sinsofar as it is desired and Demanded by women themselves (and not only by masculine shallow-pates), thus proves to be a remarkable symptom of the increased weakening and deadening of the most womanly instincts.