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awoke

awoke

awoke Sentence Examples

  • I awoke at the carnival.

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  • His tone and expression awoke an old unwelcome feeling.

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  • Love awoke and so did life.

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  • When Jackson awoke, reality did not hit immediately.

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  • The next morning I awoke with joy in my heart.

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  • Natasha awoke and saw Sonya.

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  • She awoke in a sweat, the blurred scenes of gore and screams of dying from her dreams fading.

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  • I lay there several minutes after I awoke and thought about what Howie experienced.

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  • Fred awoke, rubbing his eyes.

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  • Every day he awoke wondering what happened to him, but he remembered nothing beyond waking up the day before.

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  • She dozed and awoke to the sound of something bumping her door.

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  • She awoke with a jerk and looked around at the tiny cottage, lit only by a candle.

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  • All she could do was hope she passed out and awoke in her bed or on the beach or not at all.

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  • When she awoke, she was relieved but tired.

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  • Jackson awoke, famished; he once again had not fed all day.

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  • When she awoke, it was to find the face of the boy, Toby, hovering over hers.

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  • He did not sleep long and suddenly awoke with a start and in a cold perspiration.

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  • Lana awoke lethargic and in pain.

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  • Dean awoke Monday morning with Annie Quincy's words still ringing in his ears, and the phone ringing on his nightstand.

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  • When we awoke we were in Boston.

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  • He forced her to face her reality from the moment she awoke with his name on her back.

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  • He forced her to face her reality from the moment she awoke with his name on her back.

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  • When he awoke on the Thursday, Savelich came to ask him about packing for the journey.

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  • Lana awoke in the large tent, wrist aching and her face hurting where she'd been struck.

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  • She awoke beneath the sheets of his bed, warm and comfortable.

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  • Yully slept deeply until the next morning and awoke rested.

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  • Bianca awoke in a cocoon.

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  • Some time later she awoke in his arms.

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  • When he awoke again, it was to the feeling of a warm breeze across his face.

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  • He braced himself for more syrupy love sentiments when she awoke but was

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  • I awoke to an answered question, to Nature and daylight.

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  • Howie immediately awoke; not wishing to witness what he knew would follow.

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  • Yully slept fitfully and awoke before dawn, unable to rest with her troubled thoughts.

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  • The next morning, Sofia awoke stiff and cold on the bathroom floor.

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  • I had a dream from which I awoke with a throbbing heart.

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  • She awoke long before dawn, and her eyes went to the corner where Gabriel no longer sat.

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  • The morning after our arrival I awoke bright and early.

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  • She awoke in a mental institution.

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  • He was almost done when the burst of coolness awoke her, and she looked down to see him smoothing the skin around her faded wound.

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  • Just as she drifted into sleep, the spaceship's internal communication system awoke her.

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  • The sounds of Rhyn slamming his body into his cell and snarling awoke her sometime later.

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  • The sounds of Rhyn slamming his body into his cell and snarling awoke her sometime later.

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  • It was near ten o'clock the next morning when Martha awoke in a festive mood with the appetite of a hibernating bear.

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  • His woman awoke but was instantly stricken with a look of bewilderment.

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  • She'd dreamt of Evelyn last night and awoke missing her friend.

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  • If not for the painkillers Mansr gave her as soon as she awoke and her newest discovery to distract her from the lingering pain, she'd be too miserable to move.

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  • He looked at her the way she looked at the six-legged cat that awoke her that morning.

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  • When I awoke and found that all was dark and still, I suppose I thought it was night, and I must have wondered why day was so long coming.

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  • That word startled my soul, and it awoke, full of the spirit of the morning, full of joyous, exultant song.

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  • Jule awoke in a haze of hot and cold.

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  • His tingling senses awoke him, but he was too weak to do more than look around the room.

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  • Yully awoke in a cozy bedroom that smelled of lavender.

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  • The voice awoke her from her deep slumber.

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  • Katie awoke to the healer.s cool touch on her arm.

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  • She awoke six more times willing the nightmare to be over.

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  • Brady's voice awoke her from her uneasy doze a few hours later.

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  • Rhyn was alone on the island sanctuary in his dreams and awoke to the feeling that his magic had slipped even more from its binding.  His body was hot from the inside out despite the cold rain falling in the forest.  The fire had died overnight.  He pushed the waterproof cloak off him.

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  • Brady's voice awoke her from her uneasy doze a few hours later.

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  • The cry awoke the farmers; they sprang from their beds and looked out.

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  • Carl awoke with a start, and came quickly to answer the call.

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  • Awoke late, read the Scriptures but was apathetic.

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  • The entire session lasted barely ten minutes before he awoke a smile on his face.

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  • Usually when he awoke with a hard-on and a woman in his bed, what happened next was pretty straightforward.

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  • Two awoke from a dream.

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  • It was worse than the morning after he slept with human-Deidre and awoke to discover whom he spent the night with.

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  • It was worse than the morning after he slept with human-Deidre and awoke to discover whom he spent the night with.

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  • When he wasn't there, she was alone on the dream island, until Gabriel awoke her.

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  • We'll meet soon, brother, his long-dead sister had told him right before he awoke.

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  • In all of thirty minutes, some sort of drama would emerge once the inhabitants awoke.

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  • She shoved the phone in her pocket and forced herself to smile as she faced Jonny, who'd been in training since shortly after she awoke.

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  • She did not want to be there when the storm awoke!

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  • Kiera dreamt of a planet filled with spiders and dinosaurs and awoke in her bed a couple of hours later to the soft sound of her alarm clock going off.

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  • Yet she'd seen the most incredibly huge spider dangling over her head when she awoke.

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  • Fortunately, Death's assassin didn't wait long to shake her.   Katie awoke from the dreamland and sat up groggily.

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  • Rhyn awoke from the island dreamscape in the shadow world.  He rose, uncertain what happened but recalling his urgency.  He crossed through the glowing black portal into the one place he'd hoped never to see again: Hell.  Unwilling to get stuck in the cell where he'd spent many lifetimes, he chose to open the portal into the office of the Council's betrayer, Sasha.  The office was as he remembered it, down to the black flames in the hearth.

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  • Deidre awoke and looked at her then at her ankles.  Katie was caught by the other woman's eyes.  They were large and turquoise, like the shallows surrounding the Caribbean Sanctuary.

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  • Much later, sometime in the deep hours of the night, he awoke to the sound of thunder and the rush of wind.

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  • It was as if she suddenly awoke from a dream.

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  • Talia awoke at her movement, her eyes as large and dark as Jenn's.

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  • Darian awoke feeling as if he'd just survived a hurricane.

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  • Maybe the beast awoke to help her fight Sirian before it, too, betrayed her.

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  • I don't know what happened next, but when I awoke, I was covered in blood.

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  • It awoke more fiercely than before, straining against her resolution.

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  • A soft knock awoke her, and she blinked groggily.

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  • When Jessi awoke the next morning, she was wrapped in Xander's body.

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  • Jessi awoke from a deep sleep.

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  • The author might almost have said, as Lord Byron after the publication of Childe Harold, that " he awoke one morning and found himself famous."

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  • The assumption that the decay of Assyria awoke the national feeling of independence is perhaps justified by those events which made the greatest impression upon the compiler, and an account is given of Josiah's religious reforms, based upon a source apparently identical with that which described the work of Jehoash.

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  • Externally this rapid success awoke the implacable hatred of Genoa, and led to the long and exhausting series of Genoese wars which ended at Chioggia in 1380.

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  • Zizka none the less took the place, and under Bohemian auspices it awoke to a new period of prosperity.

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  • He awoke much intelligent interest in universal history by his Weltgeschichte im Auszuge and Zusammenhange, 2 vols.

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  • At the risk no doubt of some defects of culture, the newer education cleared the way for a more positive temper, awoke a new sense of accuracy and of verification, and created a sceptical attitude towards all conventions, whether of argument or of practice.

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  • His preaching awoke a great popular response, particularly among the masses of the people, "the people of the land."

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  • The circumstances of General Gordon's untimely death awoke an outburst of indignation against those who were, or seemed to be, responsible for it.

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  • The effects of this policy of blind obscurantism far outweighed any good that resulted from the king's well-meant efforts at economic and financial reform; and seven this reform was but spasmodic and partial, and awoke ultimately more discontent than it allayed.

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  • This at once awoke the popular fury.

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  • This event, among others, awoke strong suspicions as to the legitimacy of his heir and namesake, Henry, prince of Conde (1588-1646).

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  • For the shock of the first partition was so far salutary that it awoke the public conscience to a sense of the national inferiority; stimulated the younger generation to extraordinary patriotic efforts; and thus went far to produce the native reformers who were to do such wonders during the great quadrennial diet.

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  • The mere immobility of the body was sufficient to show that its state was not identical with that of waking; when, in addition, the sleeper awoke to give an account of visits to distant lands, from which, as modern psychical investigations suggest, he may even have brought back veridical details, the conclusion must have been irresistible that in sleep something journeyed forth, which was not the body.

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  • But Miranda's desire - that all the South American colonies should form a federal republic - awoke the selfishness of provincial administrations, and the cause was believed to be hateful to heaven owing to a great earthquake on the 26th of March 1812.

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  • Then all France awoke to a sense of her obligation to him, and his public funeral on the 6th of January 1883 evoked one of the most overwhelming displays of national sentiment ever witnessed on a similar occasion.

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  • It is less easy to determine when he awoke to an interest in the physical doctrine of motion.

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  • It was the Reformation that first awoke the living spirit in the popular tongue.

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  • A programme so stupendous awoke in Alexander's impressionable mind an ambition to which he had hitherto been a stranger.

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  • Its amenities awoke both the enthusiasm and the scorn of many writers of antiquity.

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  • Luther's voice awoke echoes he never dreamt of.

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  • At last the government awoke to its own responsibility in the matter of education, after the long and acrimonious controversy between the advocates of English and vernacular teaching had worn itself out.

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  • When Cadmon awoke he remembered the verses that he had sung and added to them others.

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  • Nearly 200 years later a herdsman of Ephesus rediscovered the cave on Mount Coelian, and, letting in the light, awoke the inmates, who sent one of their number (Jamblicus) to buy food.

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  • Next day Cicero awoke the terror of the people by a second oration delivered in the forum, in consequence of which Catiline and Manlius were declared public enemies, and the consul Antonius was despatched with an army against them.

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  • When Wodan awoke at sunrise he saw the host of the Winnili and said, "Qui sunt isti Longibarbi ?"

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  • The professors of philosophy there failed to interest him, but he was strongly attracted by the writings of Schleiermacher, which awoke his keen dialectical faculty and delivered him from the vagueness and exaggerations of romantic and somnambulistic mysticism.

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  • And this is naturally true in an especial sense of the Roman historians; the long list of annalists begins at the moment when the great struggle with Carthage had for the first time brought Rome into direct connexion with the historic peoples of the ancient world, and when Romans themselves awoke to the importance of the part reserved for Rome to play in universal history.

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  • Historical criticism soon awoke.

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  • Fair, but still more remarkable for her knowledge, which extended beyond Latin, it is said, to Greek and Hebrew, she awoke a feeling of love in the breast of Abelard; and with intent to win her, he sought and gained a footing in Fulbert's house as a regular inmate.

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  • Transylvania, which awoke to a new life towards the end of the 18th century, produced some of the most popular poets.

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  • At midnight he awoke; the dancing-girls were lying in the ante-room; an overpowering loathing filled his soul.

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  • Moreover the effacement of old boundaries, the overthrow of ancestral governments, and the invocation, however hollow, of the sovereignty of the people, awoke national feeling which had slumbered long and prepared the struggle for national union and independence in the 19th century.

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  • Very early indeed in the history of human thought men awoke to the consciousness that their religious stories were much in want of explanation.

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  • The Great Manitou awoke and found himself alone.

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  • After a centurys lethargy the house of Capet awoke once more with Louis VI.

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  • Even after the dervishes had been overthrown at the battle of Omdurman (1898) it was some time before archaeologists awoke to a sense of the historical importance of the regions thus made accessible to them.

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  • I awoke to the meaning of the words talent, fame, celebrity."

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  • In Italy the artist in him awoke and triumphed over the savant and the reformer.

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  • His man-servant, who awoke him summer and winter at five o'clock, testified that he had not once failed in thirty years to respond to the call.

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  • His tone and expression awoke an old unwelcome feeling.

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  • Some time later she awoke in his arms.

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  • I lay there several minutes after I awoke and thought about what Howie experienced.

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  • If I awoke during the night, I don't recall doing so.

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  • The entire session lasted barely ten minutes before he awoke a smile on his face.

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  • Howie immediately awoke; not wishing to witness what he knew would follow.

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  • Betsy was the first one up in the morning, followed by Molly who required some explaining as to how she went to bed in one house and awoke in another!

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  • I awoke at the carnival.

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  • Dustin, the White God's chief assassin and commander of the western hemisphere, awoke in a cold sweat with his heart racing.

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  • We'll meet soon, brother, his long-dead sister had told him right before he awoke.

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  • In all of thirty minutes, some sort of drama would emerge once the inhabitants awoke.

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  • Bianca awoke in a cocoon.

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  • Talon made you immortal and awoke your gift, Sofi replied.

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  • She shoved the phone in her pocket and forced herself to smile as she faced Jonny, who'd been in training since shortly after she awoke.

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  • She did not want to be there when the storm awoke!

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  • Jule awoke in a haze of hot and cold.

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  • His tingling senses awoke him, but he was too weak to do more than look around the room.

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  • She fell asleep beside him again, their bodies humming in silent communication, until he awoke some time later.

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  • Yully slept deeply until the next morning and awoke rested.

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  • Yully slept fitfully and awoke before dawn, unable to rest with her troubled thoughts.

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  • Yully awoke in a cozy bedroom that smelled of lavender.

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  • The next morning, Sofia awoke stiff and cold on the bathroom floor.

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  • Every day he awoke wondering what happened to him, but he remembered nothing beyond waking up the day before.

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  • Usually when he awoke with a hard-on and a woman in his bed, what happened next was pretty straightforward.

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  • The voice awoke her from her deep slumber.

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  • Two awoke from a dream.

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  • She awoke to the sensation of him drinking from her.

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  • It was near ten o'clock the next morning when Martha awoke in a festive mood with the appetite of a hibernating bear.

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  • When she awoke, she was relieved but tired.

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  • All she could do was hope she passed out and awoke in her bed or on the beach or not at all.

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  • When she awoke, it was to find the face of the boy, Toby, hovering over hers.

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  • She awoke and readied herself for the world, convinced everything had been a nightmare caused by exhaustion.

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  • She awoke in a sweat, the blurred scenes of gore and screams of dying from her dreams fading.

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  • She awoke in a mental institution.

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  • He braced himself for more syrupy love sentiments when she awoke but was

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  • Katie awoke sweating in her bed in the cavernous room to which she.d been exiled upon arriving to the Immortals. castle in the French Alps.

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  • She awoke long before dawn, and her eyes went to the corner where Gabriel no longer sat.

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  • Katie awoke to the healer.s cool touch on her arm.

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  • He was almost done when the burst of coolness awoke her, and she looked down to see him smoothing the skin around her faded wound.

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  • She dozed and awoke to the sound of something bumping her door.

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  • She awoke with a jerk and looked around at the tiny cottage, lit only by a candle.

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  • Kiera dreamt of a planet filled with spiders and dinosaurs and awoke in her bed a couple of hours later to the soft sound of her alarm clock going off.

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  • Just as she drifted into sleep, the spaceship's internal communication system awoke her.

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  • Yet she'd seen the most incredibly huge spider dangling over her head when she awoke.

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  • After all, when she finally awoke from this nightmare, all would be back to normal, and she would have new inspiration for her paintings.

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  • She awoke six more times willing the nightmare to be over.

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  • His woman awoke but was instantly stricken with a look of bewilderment.

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  • She'd dreamt of Evelyn last night and awoke missing her friend.

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  • If not for the painkillers Mansr gave her as soon as she awoke and her newest discovery to distract her from the lingering pain, she'd be too miserable to move.

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  • He looked at her the way she looked at the six-legged cat that awoke her that morning.

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  • She awoke from the nightmare she'd had every night since being dragged off Anshan.

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  • Fred awoke, rubbing his eyes.

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  • Dean awoke Monday morning with Annie Quincy's words still ringing in his ears, and the phone ringing on his nightstand.

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  • When Jackson awoke, reality did not hit immediately.

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  • Jackson awoke, famished; he once again had not fed all day.

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  • You surface dwellers better not be sleeping, or— In the quite, dark command center, Lana awoke from her doze with a jerk at the peeved female's voice, the dream of her journey to the Peak fading.

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  • Lana awoke lethargic and in pain.

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  • Lana awoke in the large tent, wrist aching and her face hurting where she'd been struck.

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  • She awoke beneath the sheets of his bed, warm and comfortable.

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  • When he awoke again, it was to the feeling of a warm breeze across his face.

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  • When he wasn't there, she was alone on the dream island, until Gabriel awoke her.

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  • Fortunately, Death's assassin didn't wait long to shake her.   Katie awoke from the dreamland and sat up groggily.

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  • Rhyn was alone on the island sanctuary in his dreams and awoke to the feeling that his magic had slipped even more from its binding.  His body was hot from the inside out despite the cold rain falling in the forest.  The fire had died overnight.  He pushed the waterproof cloak off him.

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  • The phantom Andre was squatting beside her when Katie awoke.  She jerked, surprised at how close he was.  He was real enough for her to feel his body heat, even if he was invisible to everyone but her and moved without a sound.  The fact that Gabe was sleeping a short distance away didn't seem to faze the ghost.  Instead, it pointed to something it had written in the dirt beside her.

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  • Rhyn awoke from the island dreamscape in the shadow world.  He rose, uncertain what happened but recalling his urgency.  He crossed through the glowing black portal into the one place he'd hoped never to see again: Hell.  Unwilling to get stuck in the cell where he'd spent many lifetimes, he chose to open the portal into the office of the Council's betrayer, Sasha.  The office was as he remembered it, down to the black flames in the hearth.

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  • Deidre awoke and looked at her then at her ankles.  Katie was caught by the other woman's eyes.  They were large and turquoise, like the shallows surrounding the Caribbean Sanctuary.

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  • Much later, sometime in the deep hours of the night, he awoke to the sound of thunder and the rush of wind.

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  • It was as if she suddenly awoke from a dream.

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  • Talia awoke at her movement, her eyes as large and dark as Jenn's.

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  • Darian awoke feeling as if he'd just survived a hurricane.

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  • Maybe the beast awoke to help her fight Sirian before it, too, betrayed her.

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  • I don't know what happened next, but when I awoke, I was covered in blood.

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  • It awoke more fiercely than before, straining against her resolution.

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  • A soft knock awoke her, and she blinked groggily.

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  • She shuddered, grateful she didn't remember what happened, or why she awoke in a bath of her own blood in the Springs.

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  • When Jessi awoke the next morning, she was wrapped in Xander's body.

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  • Jessi awoke from a deep sleep.

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  • awakeer a five hour nap we awoke at 2:00 a.m. to complete the three hour climb to the summit before sun rise.

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  • awake the best outlook and when we all finally awoke early Sunday, it was still raining.

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  • awakeinst all odds, I awoke from the coma.

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  • The next morning, I awoke to glorious sunshine and left the bothy, singing an old Paul Simon song as I went.

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  • Her interest in arts awoke in her early childhood.

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  • clang of doom, they awoke to their own position.

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  • It was 0200 and they awoke to a shining moon in an otherwise cloudless and windless sky.

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  • exclamation of horror from Mabel awoke all the girls.

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  • He awoke behind his blanket of corrugated iron to the sound of German voices.

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  • Wandering Swan was on the stage in front of us, but when were awoke from our afternoon kip, it was gone.

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  • When Holly awoke the next morning, the weather was warm and sunny.

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  • profanityiately awoke the Controller, who came to the dais muttering profanities.

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  • A brain phase had been induced by the music and excitement, and she awoke feeling reborn.

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  • They showed a film called Coast to Coast which I caught snippets of each time I awoke.

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  • Climbing into my own bed at 5am and introducing the toddler who awoke at 7am to his baby sister.

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  • Moreover, under Crispis hand Italy awoke from the apathy of former years and gained consciousness of her place in the world.

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  • The author might almost have said, as Lord Byron after the publication of Childe Harold, that " he awoke one morning and found himself famous."

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  • The assumption that the decay of Assyria awoke the national feeling of independence is perhaps justified by those events which made the greatest impression upon the compiler, and an account is given of Josiah's religious reforms, based upon a source apparently identical with that which described the work of Jehoash.

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  • Externally this rapid success awoke the implacable hatred of Genoa, and led to the long and exhausting series of Genoese wars which ended at Chioggia in 1380.

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  • Zizka none the less took the place, and under Bohemian auspices it awoke to a new period of prosperity.

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  • Sometimes there seem to be surgical cases, like that of a man who had a spear-head extracted from his jaw, and found it laid in his hands when he awoke in the morning, and there are many examples resembling those known at the present day at Lourdes or Tenos, where hysterical or other similar affections are cured by the influence of imagination or sudden emotion.

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  • He awoke much intelligent interest in universal history by his Weltgeschichte im Auszuge and Zusammenhange, 2 vols.

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  • At the risk no doubt of some defects of culture, the newer education cleared the way for a more positive temper, awoke a new sense of accuracy and of verification, and created a sceptical attitude towards all conventions, whether of argument or of practice.

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  • His preaching awoke a great popular response, particularly among the masses of the people, "the people of the land."

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  • The circumstances of General Gordon's untimely death awoke an outburst of indignation against those who were, or seemed to be, responsible for it.

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  • The effects of this policy of blind obscurantism far outweighed any good that resulted from the king's well-meant efforts at economic and financial reform; and seven this reform was but spasmodic and partial, and awoke ultimately more discontent than it allayed.

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  • The tactlessness of Charles, the rapacity of his generals, the barbarity of his mercenaries, his refusal to legalize his position by summoning the Polish diet, his negotiations for the partition of the very state he affected to befriend, awoke the long slumbering public spirit of the country.

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  • This at once awoke the popular fury.

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  • This event, among others, awoke strong suspicions as to the legitimacy of his heir and namesake, Henry, prince of Conde (1588-1646).

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  • For the shock of the first partition was so far salutary that it awoke the public conscience to a sense of the national inferiority; stimulated the younger generation to extraordinary patriotic efforts; and thus went far to produce the native reformers who were to do such wonders during the great quadrennial diet.

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  • The mere immobility of the body was sufficient to show that its state was not identical with that of waking; when, in addition, the sleeper awoke to give an account of visits to distant lands, from which, as modern psychical investigations suggest, he may even have brought back veridical details, the conclusion must have been irresistible that in sleep something journeyed forth, which was not the body.

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  • But Miranda's desire - that all the South American colonies should form a federal republic - awoke the selfishness of provincial administrations, and the cause was believed to be hateful to heaven owing to a great earthquake on the 26th of March 1812.

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  • Then all France awoke to a sense of her obligation to him, and his public funeral on the 6th of January 1883 evoked one of the most overwhelming displays of national sentiment ever witnessed on a similar occasion.

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  • It is less easy to determine when he awoke to an interest in the physical doctrine of motion.

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  • In response to her personal appeal, and also to her wise and timely concessions, the Hungarians had rallied to her support, and for the first time in history awoke not only to a feeling of enthusiastic loyalty to a Habsburg monarch, but also to the realization that their true interests were bound up with those of Austria (see Hungary: History).

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  • It was the Reformation that first awoke the living spirit in the popular tongue.

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  • A programme so stupendous awoke in Alexander's impressionable mind an ambition to which he had hitherto been a stranger.

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  • Its amenities awoke both the enthusiasm and the scorn of many writers of antiquity.

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  • Luther's voice awoke echoes he never dreamt of.

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  • At last the government awoke to its own responsibility in the matter of education, after the long and acrimonious controversy between the advocates of English and vernacular teaching had worn itself out.

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  • (See Francis I., king of the Two Sicilies.) Francis died in 1830 and was succeeded by his son, Ferdinand II., who at first awoke hopes that the conditions of the country would be improved.

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  • When Cadmon awoke he remembered the verses that he had sung and added to them others.

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  • Nearly 200 years later a herdsman of Ephesus rediscovered the cave on Mount Coelian, and, letting in the light, awoke the inmates, who sent one of their number (Jamblicus) to buy food.

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  • Next day Cicero awoke the terror of the people by a second oration delivered in the forum, in consequence of which Catiline and Manlius were declared public enemies, and the consul Antonius was despatched with an army against them.

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  • When Wodan awoke at sunrise he saw the host of the Winnili and said, "Qui sunt isti Longibarbi ?"

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  • The professors of philosophy there failed to interest him, but he was strongly attracted by the writings of Schleiermacher, which awoke his keen dialectical faculty and delivered him from the vagueness and exaggerations of romantic and somnambulistic mysticism.

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  • And this is naturally true in an especial sense of the Roman historians; the long list of annalists begins at the moment when the great struggle with Carthage had for the first time brought Rome into direct connexion with the historic peoples of the ancient world, and when Romans themselves awoke to the importance of the part reserved for Rome to play in universal history.

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  • But when in 1794 his father, Robert Davy, died, leaving a widow and five children in embarrassed circumstances, he awoke to his responsibilities as the eldest son, and becoming apprentice to a surgeonapothecary at Penzance set to work on a systematic and remarkably wide course of self-instruction which he mapped out for himself in preparation for a career in medicine.

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  • Historical criticism soon awoke.

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  • Fair, but still more remarkable for her knowledge, which extended beyond Latin, it is said, to Greek and Hebrew, she awoke a feeling of love in the breast of Abelard; and with intent to win her, he sought and gained a footing in Fulbert's house as a regular inmate.

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  • Transylvania, which awoke to a new life towards the end of the 18th century, produced some of the most popular poets.

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  • At midnight he awoke; the dancing-girls were lying in the ante-room; an overpowering loathing filled his soul.

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  • Moreover the effacement of old boundaries, the overthrow of ancestral governments, and the invocation, however hollow, of the sovereignty of the people, awoke national feeling which had slumbered long and prepared the struggle for national union and independence in the 19th century.

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  • Very early indeed in the history of human thought men awoke to the consciousness that their religious stories were much in want of explanation.

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  • The Great Manitou awoke and found himself alone.

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  • After a centurys lethargy the house of Capet awoke once more with Louis VI.

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  • Even after the dervishes had been overthrown at the battle of Omdurman (1898) it was some time before archaeologists awoke to a sense of the historical importance of the regions thus made accessible to them.

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  • I awoke to the meaning of the words talent, fame, celebrity."

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  • In Italy the artist in him awoke and triumphed over the savant and the reformer.

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  • His man-servant, who awoke him summer and winter at five o'clock, testified that he had not once failed in thirty years to respond to the call.

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  • And I awoke and found in my mind the text from the Gospel: The life was the light of men.

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  • At Rostov's suggestion it was agreed that whoever became "King" should have the right to kiss Mary Hendrikhovna's hand, and that the "Booby" should go to refill and reheat the samovar for the doctor when the latter awoke.

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  • But at the instant he died, Prince Andrew remembered that he was asleep, and at the very instant he died, having made an effort, he awoke.

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  • Terror seized young Nicholas and he awoke.

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  • A brain phase had been induced by the music and excitement, and she awoke feeling reborn.

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  • As soon as He entered, He awoke my slumbering soul.

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  • They showed a film called Coast to Coast which I caught snippets of each time I awoke.

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  • Climbing into my own bed at 5am and introducing the toddler who awoke at 7am to his baby sister.

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  • At last his reason and his fear awoke together, and with the most unwonted energy he fell to running.

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  • At once all the other turtles awoke to life and with upraised heads joined their comrade in the rush for the seals.

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  • The poplar awoke to hear the willow singing a sad and wistful melody quietly to herself.

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  • RIGHT after she awoke on Christmas morning, Susan LEFT her house to go RIGHT to her car.

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  • Soon afterwards, the Bell Witch haunting began.Pounding and banging on the shutters awoke the family.

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  • Felice awoke to the sound of Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata wafting its way up from the inn's conservatory.

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  • The next morning he awoke to his wife's shrieks of terror.

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  • At around 2 a.m., Jim awoke to an odd sound.

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  • After a motorcycle accident left her in a coma for months, Greenlee awoke under the care of former brother-in-law David Hayward.

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  • Buffy awoke in her own coffin, trapped beneath the earth and was forced to dig her way out.

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  • She awoke to a demon gang terrorizing the town and eventually made her way back to the others where she saved their lives.

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  • After millennia of sleep, Battra awoke to discover new humans, Mothra and Godzilla.

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  • Deidre awoke alone and naked in bed.

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  • She awoke and readied herself for the world, convinced everything had been a nightmare caused by exhaustion.

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  • She awoke on the lower bunk bed in a prison cell with no windows and a tiny metal toilet and sink.

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  • Anger awoke her from the odd spell he seemed to cast over her.

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  • Deidre awoke alone and naked in bed.

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  • She awoke on the lower bunk bed in a prison cell with no windows and a tiny metal toilet and sink.

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  • Anger awoke her from the odd spell he seemed to cast over her.

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  • When he awoke next morning the major-domo came to inform him that a special messenger, a police officer, had come from Count Rostopchin to know whether Count Bezukhov had left or was leaving the town.

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  • On the third of September Pierre awoke late.

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