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A Tale of Two Cities
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  • —Mind! I say when I rendered it; I am speaking of the past.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I shall be rendered Suspected, by my own sister.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Will you render me a little help?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Have I had nothing more important to remember, in the great service you rendered me that day?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He could write of them, besides, in sound English, and render them into sound English.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The devoutest person could have rendered no greater homage to the efficacy of an honest prayer than he did in this distrust of his wife.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • rendered it necessary that I should go to Paris, there to communicate with a gentleman of the Bank, so good as to be despatched to Paris for the purpose.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Haunted in a most ghastly manner that abominable place would have been, if the glass could ever have rendered back its reflections, as the ocean is one day to give up its dead.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • In the hope of his recovery, and of resort to this third course being thereby rendered practicable, Mr. Lorry resolved to watch him attentively, with as little appearance as possible of doing so.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Rendered in a manner desperate, by her state and by the beckoning of their conductor, he drew over his neck the arm that shook upon his shoulder, lifted her a little, and hurried her into the room.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Supposing him wrapped up as those two passengers were, is there anything in his bulk and stature to render it unlikely that he was one of them?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He turned at the grated door, to render the thanks of his heart; it closed under the gaoler's hand; and the apparitions vanished from his sight forever.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • At last, it began to get about, among such as were interested in the matter, that although Sydney Carton would never be a lion, he was an amazingly good jackal, and that he rendered suit and service to Stryver in that humble capacity.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The preceding relative positions of himself and Lucie were reversed, yet only as the liveliest gratitude and affection could reverse them, for he could have had no pride but in rendering some service to her who had rendered so much to him.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • An hour or two hence, and the low companions and low habits that I scorn but yield to, will render me less worth such tears as those, than any wretch who creeps along the streets.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Partly on this account, and partly to avoid a domestic spy, they kept no servant; the citizen and citizeness who acted as porters at the courtyard gate, rendered them occasional service; and Jerry (almost wholly transferred to them by Mr. Lorry) had become their daily retainer, and had his bed there every night.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He was also in the habit of declaiming to Mrs. Stryver, over his full-bodied wine, on the arts Mrs. Darnay had once put in practice to "catch" him, and on the diamond-cut-diamond arts in himself, madam, which had rendered him "not to be caught."  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He knew enough of the world to know that there is nothing in it better than the faithful service of the heart; so rendered and so free from any mercenary taint, he had such an exalted respect for it, that in the retributive arrangements made by his own mind—we all make such arrangements, more or less— he stationed Miss Pross much nearer to the lower Angels than many ladies immeasurably better got up both by Nature and Art, who had balances at Tellson's.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "As to the great service," said Carton, "I am bound to avow to you, when you speak of it in that way, that it was mere professional claptrap, I don't know that I cared what became of you, when I rendered it.  (not reviewed by editor)

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