- Candide, from a natural impulse, looked at these two slaves more attentively than at the other oarsmen, and approached them with pity.Chapter 27 (56% in)
- The aged faithful attendant, victim of a hundred acts of rape by negro pirates, remembers that she is the daughter of a pope, and that in honor of her approaching marriage with a Prince of Massa-Carrara all Italy wrote sonnets of which not one was passable.Introduction (39% in)
- The young man approaches, he raises the veil with a timid hand.Chapter 7 (54% in)
- The Abbe was not the man to approach Miss Clairon, who saw only good company.Chapter 22 (31% in)
- We have a crowd of silly writings, but all together do not approach the impertinence of 'Gauchat, Doctor of Divinity.'Chapter 22 (43% in)
- The company in great surprise looked at one another without speaking a word, when another domestic approached his master and said to him: "Sire, your Majesty's chaise is at Padua, and the boat is ready."Chapter 26 (28% in)
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