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bond
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

9 uses
  • He was the sole bond, the sole connection, the sole communication which remained to her with men, with the living.
    2.9.4 — Vol 2 Bk 9 Chpt 4 — Earthenware and Crystal (20% in)
  • In the course of time there had been formed a certain peculiarly intimate bond which united the ringer to the church.
    1.4.3 — Vol 1 Bk 4 Chpt 3 — Immanis Pecoris Custos, Immanior Ipse (4% in)
  • Only now and then did his single eye cast a sly and wrathful glance upon the bonds with which he was loaded.
    1.6.1 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 1 — An Impartial Glance at.... (56% in)
  • All resistance had been rendered impossible to him by what was then called, in the style of the criminal chancellery, "the vehemence and firmness of the bonds" which means that the thongs and chains probably cut into his flesh; moreover, it is a tradition of jail and wardens, which has not been lost, and which the handcuffs still preciously preserve among us, a civilized, gentle, humane people (the galleys and the guillotine in parentheses).
    1.6.4 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 4 — A Tear for a Drop of Water (21% in)
  • Quasimodo wavered beneath his bonds.
    1.6.4 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 4 — A Tear for a Drop of Water (34% in)
  • He writhed in his bonds; a violent contraction of surprise and pain distorted the muscles of his face, but he uttered not a single sigh.
    1.6.4 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 4 — A Tear for a Drop of Water (37% in)
  • He had at first tried, in a quiet way and without much outward movement, to break his bonds.
    1.6.4 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 4 — A Tear for a Drop of Water (41% in)
  • The effort was powerful, prodigious, desperate; but the provost's seasoned bonds resisted.
    1.6.4 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 4 — A Tear for a Drop of Water (42% in)
  • Then he moved in his bonds, and his furious exertions made the ancient wheel of the pillory shriek on its axle.
    1.6.4 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 4 — A Tear for a Drop of Water (65% in)

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