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refuge
used in The Time Machine

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Definition
something giving protection — especially a safe place
  • With that refuge as a base, I could face this strange world with some of that confidence I had lost in realizing to what creatures night by night I lay exposed.
    Chapter 7 (24% in)
  • But I pointed out the distant pinnacles of the Palace of Green Porcelain to her, and contrived to make her understand that we were seeking a refuge there from her Fear.
    Chapter 7 (40% in)
  • My first was to secure some safe place of refuge, and to make myself such arms of metal or stone as I could contrive.
    Chapter 7 (94% in)
  • I called to mind that it was already far advanced in the afternoon, and that I had still no weapon, no refuge, and no means of making a fire.
    Chapter 8 (49% in)

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