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The Count of Monte Cristo
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The Count of Monte Cristo
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  • In this valley were magnificent gardens planted by Hassen-ben-Sabah, and in these gardens isolated pavilions.
  • Into these pavilions he admitted the elect, and there, says Marco Polo, gave them to eat a certain herb, which transported them to Paradise, in the midst of ever-blooming shrubs, ever-ripe fruit, and ever-lovely virgins.
  • "I reside in my father’s house, but occupy a pavilion at the farther side of the court-yard, entirely separated from the main building."
  • Albert de Morcerf inhabited a pavilion situated at the corner of a large court, and directly opposite another building, in which were the servants’ apartments.
  • Two windows only of the pavilion faced the street; three other windows looked into the court, and two at the back into the garden.
  • He had reserved the house and half the garden, and building a wall between the garden and the workshops, had let them upon lease with the pavilions at the bottom of the garden.
  • The whole of the property, consisting of an immense workshop, two pavilions at the bottom of the garden, and the garden itself, had been purchased by Emmanuel, who had seen at a glance that he could make of it a profitable speculation.
  • Apprised in time of the visit paid him, Monte Cristo had, from behind the blinds of his pavilion, as minutely observed the baron, by means of an excellent lorgnette, as Danglars himself had scrutinized the house, garden, and servants.
  • Preceded by Ali, who carried a rose-colored flambeau in his hand, the new-comer, who was no other than the lovely Greek who had been Monte Cristo’s companion in Italy, was conducted to her apartments, while the count retired to the pavilion reserved for himself.

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  • We’re meeting for a picnic under the pavilion at the park.
  • The Chinese pavilion at the World’s Fair was fabulous.

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