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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy A Woodland Queen V1

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Andre Theuriet


Excerpts: [... wait for his subordinate. I trust, said Destourbet, after one of these intervals which enabled the clerk to walk by his side, I trust ...... humble opinion, that is hardly likely for the deceased had great confidence in Maitre Arbillot, and it seems strange that he should choose to ...... end: recognizance according to law. At certain favorable times, Manette Sejournant would ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy A Woodland Queen V2

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Andre Theuriet


Excerpts: [... is sufficient for my needs. You remember what is said in the Imitation: 'Si scires totam Bibliam exterius et omnium philosophorum dicta, quid ...... You have acted in a most Christian-like and equitable manner, in making amends for the inconceivable negligence of the deceased Claude de ...... of snow. A thick fog hung over the forest, so that they had to guess their way but ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy A Woodland Queen V3

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Andre Theuriet


Excerpts: [... whether all this apparent contradiction were not a secret admonition from on high, warning him that he had not been created to enjoy the fleeting ...... In his innermost soul, he still entertained doubts of Julien's sincerity. Sometimes he doubted whether his cousin's conduct had not been dictated ...... dear young friend. This is really delightful news. It is not good for man to ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy An Attic Philosopher Entire

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Emile Souvestre


Excerpts: [... its members can thus disappear like a leaf carried away by the wind? The hospital was near a barrack, at the entrance of which old men, women, ...... DEAR MOTHER: This is to tell you that I have been very well ever since the last time, except that last week I was nearly drowned with ...... the staircase, interrupted Michael, ironically. You must now say Monsieur Raymond's plan, ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy An Attic Philosopher V1

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Emile Souvestre


Excerpts: [... judge of the season by a cloud or a ray of sunshine. Was the misery, the sight of which made me regret a savage life, really the effect ...... with a thousand airs and graces. Once only the father came near he looked at his offspring with contempt, and then disappeared, never to return! ...... contracted by frowns low curses began to escape him. All of a sudden he rummaged in his ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy An Attic Philosopher V2

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Emile Souvestre


Excerpts: [... morning hour reminds me of that of our first years of life. Then, too, the sun shines brightly, the air is fragrant, and the illusions of youth-those ...... more holy, more loving! For God was not only manifesting himself without, but also within us. And then the altars for the occasion! the ...... I hear his voice, always soft and soothing as a breath of summer! The remembrance of ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy An Attic Philosopher V3

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Emile Souvestre


Excerpts: [... on rising. I was almost always alone on this top story-alone with the clouds and the sparrows! But at Paris nothing lasts the current ...... To make amends for the feeling of ill-will I had against him just now, I owed him some explicit proof of sympathy. I heard him humming a tune ...... he was a portrait of one of those old heroes in powdered hair which are at Versailles! Every ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Cinq Mars Entire

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Alfred De Vigny


Excerpts: [... the first comer at the wish of their patron. The pages wrote letters from the outline previously given them by the Cardinal, and after ...... one as a master, overwhelming the assassin whom he pays with his utter scorn the other as a slave, resigned to all the humiliation by which he ...... of affairs. On the contrary, feeling that he had the eyes of the whole court upon him, Louis ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Cinq Mars V1

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Alfred De Vigny


Excerpts: [... Lamartine, and Victor Hugo, a lyric sun, a philosophic poet, later, perhaps in consequence of the Revolution of 1830, becoming a Symbolist. ...... in the imprecations of 'Samson', and in the 'Destinees', the majestic simplicity of the most beautiful Hebraic verse. Moreover, the ...... on toward greater things, we had stopped a moment to cast up the account of our youth and its ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Cinq Mars V2

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Alfred De Vigny


Excerpts: [... La torture interroge, et la douleur repond. RAYNOURARD, Les Templiers. The continuous interest ...... resounded from a thousand menacing voices and terrified the judges within. They are gone they have taken him away! cried a man who ...... of honor, and far removed from the black thoughts which hatred and ambition arouse in the heart of man, he could not conceive that such wrong ......]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Cinq Mars V3

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Alfred De Vigny


Excerpts: [... the soul, like the lion in the fable, wearied with the continual attacks of the gnat, earnestly desires a mightier enemy and real danger. Cinq-Mars ...... without coming in contact, in the middle of the arena at that instant, six pistol-shots were heard almost together, and the smoke covered ...... the two largest pieces, all reached pell-mell a strip of land at the foot of the ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Cinq Mars V4

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Alfred De Vigny


Excerpts: [... occult changes from which, in monarchies without firm foundation, terrible overthrows and long and bloody dissensions arise. To enlighten ...... to make him duke and peer. It is much talked of but he still hesitates. We must decide that by our movement this evening. The will of the people! ...... carriage is this which thus crushes foot-passengers? cried the cloakmen, all at once. ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Cinq Mars V5

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Alfred De Vigny


Excerpts: [... my secret intentions you have imparted to me noble designs (I remember them), high political conceptions. They are brilliant, they are grand, ...... over the face of Cinq-Mars. He turned pale and red twice and the veins of his forehead rose like blue lines drawn by an invisible hand. ...... he endeavored to read passed brilliant processions, victorious armies, or nations ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Cinq Mars V6

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Alfred De Vigny


Excerpts: [... a man while they kill him. Oh, what blood I have had on my hands! God forgive them!-if that be possible. They make me hold his head, and the ...... the mad-woman. He recoiled. The judge! she said, as she entered and she fell prostrate on the cold ground. Jacques had already ...... iron? Here Houmain, rising between them, laughing and staggering, said to the judge, slapping him on ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Fromont And Risler Entire

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Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... and go and sit in the old maid's arbor, dazzling her with the tale of her past splendors. Unluckily, her husband had not the same source of ...... soliloquy, interrupted by sighs and dramatic hiccoughs, overflowing with imprecations against the pitiless, selfish bourgeois, those monsters ...... Planus? I was worsted again at bouillotte last night, and I don't want to send to the ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Fromont And Risler V1

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Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... from fiction to the drama, and it was not until after 1870 that he became fully conscious of his vocation as a novelist, perhaps through the trials ...... somewhat pronounced pleasantries of Grandfather Gardinois, who sat by her side. This Sidonie, on my word! said the good man, with a laugh. ...... creature tell me so this morning to know it. And then I'm forty-two-and she such a ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Fromont And Risler V2

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Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... the ill- defined intuition of a great misfortune, was mingled with her uneasiness for all women have in some degree a kind of second sight, and, ...... adopted the course of ceasing to visit them. In truth, her life would have been lonely and depressing enough, had it not been for the ...... wiping his forehead ostentatiously before his wife, so that she would say: For heaven's ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Fromont And Risler V3

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Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... When he came home in the evening, tired out, shabbily dressed, he must hurry up to his room to dress. We have some people to dinner, ...... she answered: To both. He was a little disconcerted by such self-possession. Then you confess that that man is your lover? ...... her arms around him, while Risler, tactless as usual in his gayety and his enthusiasm, waved his arms, talked of ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Fromont And Risler V4

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Alphonse Daudet


Excerpts: [... The contrast on the first floor was most striking. There was no light visible, with the exception of a little lamp shining through the lilac ...... protect she realized more fully the meaning of the word sacrifice, so vague on careless lips, so serious when it becomes a rule of life. ...... by your wife, and you have arranged with her to benefit by our ruin and your dishonor. Oh! ...]
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Immortals Crowned By The French Academy Gerfaut Entire

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Charles De Bernard


Excerpts: [... Octave bowed to her with a gracious air. His glance wandered from the old lady to Clemence, who did not seem to have the strength to leave ...... who were continually being employed upon some part of his domain. Ordinarily, he returned only in time for dinner, and rarely saw Clemence except ...... Will you join in it? I have almost finished the scenario. First scene-Upon the rising ...]
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