(click/touch triangles for details)
- Maggie's was a troublous life, and this was the form in which she took her opium.1.6 — Book 1 Chapter 6 — The Aunts and Uncles Are Coming (56% in)
- Scorn and cynicism would be my only opium; unless I could fall into some kind of conceited madness, and fancy myself a favorite of Heaven because I am not a favorite with men.6.7 — Book 6 Chapter 7 — Philip Re-enters (30% in)
- They had begun the morning with an indifferent salutation, and both had rejoiced in being aloof from each other, like a patient who has actually done without his opium, in spite of former failures in resolution.6.9 — Book 6 Chapter 9 — Charity in Full-Dress (35% in)
There are no more uses of "opium" in The Mill on the Floss.
Typical Usage (best examples)