He was driven on, and other carriages came whirling by in quick succession; the Minister, the State-Projector, the Farmer-General, the Doctor, the Lawyer, the Ecclesiastic, the Grand Opera, the Comedy, the whole Fancy Ball in a bright continuous flow, came whirling by.
This had been the third morning in succession, on which there had been early drinking at the wine-shop of Monsieur Defarge.
Sydney had been working double tides that night, and the night before, and the night before that, and a good many nights in succession, making a grand clearance among Mr. Stryver’s papers before the setting in of the long vacation.
They continued to be uttered in their regular succession, with the cry, ’My husband, my father, and my brother!’ the counting up to twelve, and ’Hush!’
Several doors were opened in succession, and finally his own.
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She survived a succession of catastrophes.
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