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Anna Karenina
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beseech
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Anna Karenina
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  • She dropped her eyes and listened, expecting what he would say, as it were beseeching him in some way or other to make her believe differently.
  • He stood before her, pale, his lower jaw quivering, and besought her to be calm, not knowing how or why.
  • He prays for her, and beseeches God to have mercy on her sins.
  • Do me that favor, I beseech you!
  • Pray to God and beseech Him.
  • Pray to God, beseech Him.
  • "Vouchsafe to them love made perfect, peace and help, O Lord, we beseech Thee," the whole church seemed to breathe with the voice of the head deacon.
  • "You will find support; seek it—not in me, though I beseech you to believe in my friendship," she said, with a sigh.
  • Alexey Alexandrovitch, forgive me, I have no right…. but I love Anna as a sister, and esteem her; I beg, I beseech you to tell me what is wrong between you? what fault do you find with her?
  • He besought her to save his honor, to sell her estate to pay his debts.
  • Vronsky besought her to be calm, and declared that there was no trace of foundation for her jealousy; that he had never ceased, and never would cease, to love her; that he loved her more than ever.
  • Sometimes, when again and again she called upon him, he blamed her; but seeing her patient, smiling face, and hearing the words, "I am worrying you," he threw the blame on God; but thinking of God, at once he fell to beseeching God to forgive him and have mercy.
  • I beseech you, do it!" he said.
  • Please, let me!" she besought her husband, as though the happiness of her life depended on it.

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  • She teaches and beseeches her students to think about their future.
  • He closed the prayer by beseeching God to grant them wisdom and patience.

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